Pleaders and NGO and trade union leaders at a roundtable on Saturday differed on the government’s proposal for decentralisation of labour courts in every district.
Law Commission Chairman Justice MA Rashid yesterday termed the Consumers Rights Protection Act - 2009 faulty and said it should be amended, as the provisions of the law didn't properly ensure consumers' rights and interests.
Rajdhani Unnayan Kartripakkha chairman Nurul Huda on Wednesday came up with a fresh allegation that an influential quarter was out to bring distortion and deviation to the already-gazetted Detailed Area Plan of the Dhaka city.
Speakers at a discussion yesterday stressed the need to implement the proposed Detailed Area Plan (DAP) to ensure a planned and environment-friendly Dhaka city for the next generations.
The three districts in the Chittagong Hill Tracts (CHT), Rangamati, Khagrachari and Bandarban, were regulated by the Chittagong Hill Tracts Regulation, 1900, under which the Deputy Commissioner of Chittagong had jurisdiction regarding civil and criminal disputes arising out of the region.