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No post-office in Paribagh-Hatirpool area

A large number of inhabitants in the Paribagh-Hatirpool area have no means of accessing government postal services as there are no post-offices in their near vicinity. The postal service run by the government is still highly trusted by a majority of people compared to a number of private courier services. Aside from regular postal services, public post-offices also offer the benefit of providing postal saving deposits.
This is why people in large numbers still prefer using the government postal service over private courier services. As there is much demand for it, I hope that the authorities will establish a post-office in or around the Hatirpool area as soon as possible.
Sirajul Islam
Dhaka

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