Bangladesh role model in women empowerment: Speaker


PV Desk : Bangladesh Jatiya Sangsad (JS) Speaker Dr Shirin Sharmin Chaudhury today said Bangladesh is now a role model in women empowerment.

“Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina is the architect of women empowerment in the country. Giving stipends to girls and distributing textbooks for free have played an effective role in promoting education among women. Bangladesh in now a role model in women empowerment,” she said.

Chaudhury came up with the observations while addressing reception of meritorious students, distributing prizes and stipends and fresher reception- 2018 of Lalmatia Mohila College as the chief guest.

College Governing Body Chairman Jahangir Kabir Nanak, MP, college principal Dr Md Rafikul Islam, senior secretary to Prime Minister’s Office Suraiya Begum and National University Treasurer Prof Md Noman Ur Rashid addressed the function, among others.