Role of judiciary crucial to establish justice: Speaker


PV Desk : Jatiya Sangsad (JS) Speaker Dr Shirin Sharmin Chaudhury yesterday said the role of judiciary is crucial in establishing justice in society.

“Judiciary is an important organ of the state… It must act to establish rule of law in accordance with the constitution” she told a reception accorded to newly appointed Chief Justice Syed Mahmud Hossain at the Judicial Administration Training Institute(JATI) here, an official release said.

Bangladesh Women Judges Association organized the reception with its President Tanjina Ismail in the chair. Advisors of the organization Justice Nazmun Ara Sultana, Justice Zinat Ara, Justice Salma Masud Chowdhury, General Secretary Jesmine Ara Begum, judges and senior officials, among others, addressed the function.

Dr Shirin laid importance on coordination and good relations among three organs of the state for ensuring an equity-based society removing all sorts of deprivations.

Praising the contribution of Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina to the field of women empowerment, she said the womenfolk are working to supplement the efforts of the government to build a “Sonar Bangla” as dreamt by Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman.