Health Desk: 21 th Nov’18: Experts and public representatives at a discussion have stressed on creating awareness among the students to ensure use of pure drinking water and hygienic sanitation facilities in every household, reports BSS.
They made these observations at the post-rally discussion held on Kick UCEP Rangpur City Corporation School premises in the city on Monday afternoon in observance of the World Toilet Day-2018.
Rangpur City Corporation (RpCC) organised the rally and discussion with assistance of the Water and Sanitation for the Urban Poor (WSUP) programme, Bangladesh.
The Eco Social Development Organisation (ESDO) is implementing the programme under its Sustainable Urban Wash project to ensure pure drinking water, hygienic sanitation and sewerage systems for every citizen in Rangpur city by 2020.
Earlier, a rally with participation of students and teachers of the school, public representatives and officials of RpCC and WSUP Bangladesh was brought out on the city streets.
With female City Councilor from reserved Ward Hasna Banu in the chair, City Councilor (Ward No-23) Sekendar Ali, Representative of WSUP Bangladesh Gopal Chandra Dhar addressed the discussion as the chief guest.
Project Manager of the Sustainable Urban Wash project of ESDO ATM Ruhul Islam delivered welcome speech.