The Bangladesh Garment Manufacturers and Exporters Association (BGMEA) has said the apparel industry belongs to the people of the country.
The development of the industry means the development of Bangladesh and the betterment of its people, it added.
BGMEA President Faruque Hassan said the ready-made garment (RMG) industry has attained today's glorious position with the collective contribution of all stakeholders.
He sought the support and cooperation of all for the development of the industry in the coming days.
Faruque was addressing an iftar party organised for BGMEA members and other dignitaries at a Chattogram hotel Sunday.
Former BGMEA president SM Fazlul Hoque, incumbent First Vice-President Syed Nazrul Islam; vice-presidents Shahidullah Azim, Khandoker Rafiqul Islam, Md Nasir Uddin, Rakibul Alam Chowdhury; directors, former vice-presidents and directors were present at the iftar party.