The Public Information Center of Rooppur Nuclear Power Plant was inaugurated at Ishwardi Municipal Complex on Monday afternoon. The information center, set up by the Russian state nuclear agency Rosatom, will be run under the supervision of the Rooppur nuclear project.
Bangladesh Atomic Energy Commission and Energy of the Future will jointly operate the center.
The center will help to remove information barriers and provide the greater Pabna residents with an opportunity to get answers to their questions on the use of nuclear energy, features of the Rooppur NPP operation, radiation safety, social initiatives and activities such as RNPP job opportunities and other issues.
Engr. Dr. Md. Abdus Salam formally opened the center after cutting a ceremonial ribbon in the afternoon.
Ishwardi municipality Abul Kalam Azad Mintu was also present at that time.
A number of officials from Bangladesh Atomic Energy Commission, Energy of the Future and Atom Story Export, among others, were present at the programme.