National Road Safety Day today
Published : Tuesday, 22 October, 2019 at 12:00 AM Count : 96
The National Road Safety Day will be observed in a befitting manner in the country today.
This year's theme of the day is: 'Jiboner Age Jibika Noy, Sarak Durghatana Ar Noy' (Livelihood is not before life, no more road accident).
The Road Transport and Bridges Ministry has drawn up various programmes including souvenir publication, discussion, procession and road safety campaign.
Marking the day, a colorful procession will be brought out from the South Plaza of the Jatiya Sangsad at 7.30am.
A discussion will be held at Krishibid Institution Bangladesh (KIB) auditorium at 10 am.
Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina will attend the function as the chief guest.
President Md Abdul Hamid and Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today issued separate messages on the eve of the National Road Safety Day.