In this edition of Hello Washington the topic of discussion was - Electricity Crisis in Bangladesh and Its Remedies. The distinguished panelists were Dr Sufian Khondker and Quamrul Islam Siddique.
Dr Sufian Khondker is a Senior Associate & Chief Water Resources Engineer at Dewberry, New York.
Mr. Quamrul Islam Siddique, Former Chairman of Bangladesh Power Development Board is the Former Secretary of Housing and Public Works. He spoke to us from Canada.
Callers had quite some interesting questions like what are the short time, long time solutions, are there any plans in Bangladesh for solar and wind power projects, how about charging more for peak hour usage?
The show was hosted by Masuma Khatun.