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Call to allocate budget for disabled

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Health Desk--5th May, 2018: Speakers at a programme Friday urged the government to increase budgetary allocation for people with disabilities.

The speakers said budget for the disabled should be allocated under every ministry of the government for better results.

The recommendations were made at a consultation on “a national budget inclusive of people with disabilities” at the Institute of Education and Research of Dhaka University.

Centre on Budget and Policy of Dhaka University, Democratic Budget Movement and Access Bangladesh Foundation organised the pre-budget citizen's meeting in collaboration with parliamentary caucus on national budget and planning.

The session was presided over by General Secretary of Democratic Budget Movement Amanur Rahman.