Int’l Day of the Girl Child celebrated

Staff Correspondent | Published: 14:17, Nov 13,2019

 
 

Guests, including deputy minister for education Mohibul Hassan Chowdhoury (third from the right), inaugurate a programme organised by Room to Read Bangladesh at Bangladesh Shishu Academy on Tuesday, November 12, 2019, marking the International Day of the Girl Child. — Press release

Room to Read Bangladesh celebrated International Day of the Girl Child with the theme of Girl Force: Unscripted and Unstoppable at Bangladesh Shishu Academy on Tuesday, November 12, 2019.

Deputy minister for education Mohibul Hassan Chowdhoury, Directorate of Secondary and Higher Education director general Golam Faruk, Bangladesh Shishu Academy chairperson Lucky Enam, among others were present at the programme chaired by Room to Read Bangladesh country director Rakhi Sarkar, said a release.

‘We should not limit girls’ thinking. Woman can do all the things despite a widespread notion that physical strength is a deciding factor,’ Mohibul said.

He also suggested girls to feel their unscripted potential and move forward for the unstoppable future.

Rakhi Sarkar described the organisation’s contribution to nurture girls’ education in the country.

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