CRIME

Formalin in every food sans arum: President

Published: 02 Dec 2019   

Rajshahi Bureau

President Abdul Hamid has said that formalin is in every food items except arum and unadulterated food has become scarce.

Due to adulteration of food, there are complex diseases, including cancer, he observed.

Some people are becoming monsters and for this, we have to tackle them from this situation, he said.

He expressed his anger saying that previously only mob-beating was given to pick-pocket, now will should to give a good beating to the adulterers.

The adulterators have to get out of this destructive way; otherwise, we will be crippled as a nation.

President Hamid, also Vice Chancellor of Rajshahi University of Engineering and Technology (RUET), was addressing the fifth convocation of the university on Sunday.

He told the graduates that honesty is a valuable asset to the people. In the career, honesty and integrity must be performed.

Director of Virginia Tech Advanced Research Institute in the United States Saifur Rahman delivered his speech as the convocation speaker while RUET vice-chancellor Rafiqul Islam Sheikh gave his welcome speech on the occasion.

Characterized by sharing of fond memories by the new graduates, the convocation ceremony conferred degrees on 2,586 engineering students.


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