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Drives against drugs, corruption, terrorism to continue: PM

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Health Desk- 9 Feb, 2020: Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Sunday reiterated that the ongoing drives against drugs, corruption and terrorism will continue to protect the society from these menaces.

“We've already announced zero tolerance policy against drugs, terrorism, militancy and corruption. So, the drive against corruption or the drive against drugs and terrorism will continue,” she said.

The Prime Minister said this while delivering her speech at the graduation ceremony of Defence Services Command and Staff College (DSCSC) 2020 at Sheikh Hasina Complex of Mirpur Cantonment.

She urged the members of the Armed Forces to pay special attention to these social diseases.

Sheikh Hasina said her government wants to utilise merit, knowledge and strength of the youth for the interest of the country.

Mentioning that the Armed Forces of Bangladesh has been contributing to the United Nations peacekeeping missions, she said, “I want to develop them as modern forces so that they can move [forward] keeping pace with any country and face the situation of any country [where they will be deployed].”

 The Prime Minister said the Bangladesh Armed Forces earned fame wherever they worked in the world.