“We want cooperation of the local people to remove illegal gas and electricity connections and if people are aware, no illegal activity will be possible”
State Minister for Power, Energy and Mineral Resources Nasrul Hamid has warned that stern action will be taken after receiving probe reports.
"None will be spared, as we have formed two separate probe committees to investigate into the air condition blasts in the mosque," he said today after visiting Sheikh Hasina National Institute of Burn and Plastic Surgery.
Nasrul Hamid inquired about the treatment of injured people and talked with the doctors and urged them to ensure the highest treatment of the fire injured.
He said his ministry formed a five-member probe committee led by Abdul Wahab, general manager of Titas Gas Transmission and Distribution Company Limited and a three-member committee headed by DPDC Chief Engineer Mujibur Rahman.
"We want cooperation of the local people to remove illegal gas and electricity connections and if people are aware, no illegal activity will be possible," he said.
The state minister further said that instructions have been given to check power lines and AC condition of existing mosques, temples and other religious establishments covered by all distribution companies.
Earlier, he visited Baitus Salat Jame Mosque under Fatullah Thana in Narayanganj district.
Deputy Commissioner of Narayanganj Md Jashim Uddin and Superintendent of Police Md Zaidul Alam, among others, were present at the time.