Health Desk: Nov 11, 2017-- Speakers at a function in Rajshahi on Saturday stressed the need for taking collective efforts of all to implement the Children Act- 2013 effectively.
The observation came in a divisional consultation meeting held at Government Community Centre in Rajshahi city in association with UNICEF, Bangladesh.
Rajshahi Divisional Commissioner Office and District and Session Judge Office jointly organized the meeting titled "The Children Act, 2013 and its Effective Implementation".
Justice of Appellate Division at Bangladesh Supreme Court Iman Ali and High Court Division's Justice Sheikh Hasan Arif addressed the meeting as the chief and special guests respectively.
District and Session Judge Mahbubul Haque, Additional Deputy Inspector General of Police Masudur Rahman Bhuiyan, Additional Commissioner of Rajshahi Metropolitan Police Sarder Tamizuddin Ahmed, Chief of Child Protection of UNICEF Jean Lieby and its Chief Field Officer Nagibullah Hameem also spoke.
Justice Iman Ali said children's right must be attached priority for their proper physical and mental development as today's children will take the nation forward in future.
Divisional Commissioner Nur-Ur-Rahman presided over the meeting.