The cover of the book ‘Rooppur Nuclear Power Plant: Implementation of a dream’ was unveiled in May 25 during a simple ceremony held at the auditorium of Atomic Energy Center in Dhaka.
Yeafesh Osman, Science and Technology Minister unveiled the cover of the book. The acting secretary of the Ministry of Science and Technology, the Chairman of the Bangladesh Atomic Energy Commission and other high officials of the ministry and the commission were present at that time.
The Minister said that the by publishing such book, our knowledge about nuclear power will be increased. It will also aid in removing some of the popular misconception about the safety of nuclear power plant.
He also said that highest priority has been given on the safety issue of the power plant. The guideline and regulation of International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) is also being rigorously followed.
The science writer Rusho Taher edited the book.
Acting secretary of the Ministry of Science and Technology Md Anwar Hossain, former chairman of Bangladesh Atomic Energy Commission Dr Shafiqul Islam Bhuiyan, Chairman of Bangladesh Atomic Energy Commission Engr. Md Monzurul Haque, Architect Rabiul Hussain, Physicist Manoranjan das and Rooppur Nuclear Power Plant Project Director Dr Mohammad Shawkat Akbar, also spoke at the programme.