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Ensure sanitation for school girls: Experts

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Health Desk-Jan 25, 2019: Aiming to attain the sustainable development goals (SDGs), experts at a rally have stressed ensuring hygienic sanitation facilities for teenage schoolgirls at secondary level educational institutions, reports BSS.

They said the authorities of secondary level schools, madrashas and other institutions should take the responsibility to implement the ‘Wash in School’ programme properly to ensure menstrual hygiene management for teenage female students.

Mohideb Jubo Samaj Kallyan Sangstha arranged the mothers’ rally on Chilapak High School ground in Taraganj upazila of Rangpur on Wednesday afternoon under the ‘Wash in School’ project, funded by WaterAid Bangladesh.

Among others Taraganj Upazila Secondary Education Officer Shahnaz Begum and Taraganj Upazila Family Planning Officer Hosne Ara, spoke at the rally with Project Manager of the Wash in School project Shafikul Alam in the chair.