World Population Day observed
World Population Day was observed in the country as elsewhere in the globe on Thursday with much enthusiasm and in a befitting manner.
KISHOREGANJ: To mark the day, a colourful rally was brought out from District Collectorate Office, and after parading the main roads of the town, it ended on Samabay Community Centre premises.
Deputy Director (DD) of Family Planning Department Dr Rowshon Akhter Jahan presided over the meeting while Deputy Commissioner (DC) Md Sarowar Murshed Chowdhury was chief guest, and Civil Surgeon (CS) Dr Habibur Rahman, and Additional Police Super Nazmul Islam Sopan were special guest.
It was addressed, among others, by Sadar Upazila Chairman Mamun Al Masud Khan, Sadar Upazila Nirbahi Officer Md Abdul Kadir Mia, Upazila Family Planning Officer Md Mizanur Rahman, Sub-Assistant Medical Officer Danesh Pondit, and journalist Alam Sarowar Tito.
LAXMIPUR: To mark the day, Family Planning Department brought out a colourful rally from District Collectorate Office premises.
Later, a discussion meeting was held with DD of the Department Dr Ashfaqur Rahman Mamun in the chair, while DC Anjan Chandra Pal addressed the discussion as chief guest.
Among others, acting CS Md Nizam Uddin, ADC Mohammad Shafiuzzaman Bhuiyan, Additional Police Super (Sadar) Md Anwar Hossain, and District Livestock Officer Md Ayub Ali addressed as special guests.
It was also addressed by Upazila Family Planning Officer Nazmul Hasan, and Medical Officer Dr Nuruzzaman.
After the discussion, the best field workers, organisations and officers were awarded prize and certificates by the guests.
PIROJPUR: To mark the day, district and sadar upazila offices of Family Planning Department jointly organised different programmes on Thursday.
A rally was brought from circuit house premises in the town and after parading main roads, it ended at deputy commissioner's conference hall.
A discussion meeting was held with DD of Family Planning Department Ram Krishna Das in the chair, while DC Abu Ali Md Shazzad Hossain was chief guest, and CS Dr Md Faruk Alam was special guest.
RAJBARI: To mark the day, a discussion meeting was held at DC office conference room with DC Dilshad Begum in the chair.
Earlier, a colourful rally led by local lawmaker Kazi Keramot Ali was brought out from DC office premises and paraded the main roads of the town and ended at the same place.
Among others, SP Asma Siddika Mili, CS Mahfuzer Rahman Sarker, Rajbari Sadar Upazila Parishad Chairman Advocate Emdadul Haque Biswas, DD of Family Planning Department Golam Mohammad Azam, Medical Officer of Family Planning in Rajbari Sadar Dr Md Niamot Ullah, and Sadar Upazila Family Planning Officer Md Akhter Hossain.