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540 judges to get training in Australia

DHAKA, March 28, 2017 (BSS) - The government is all set to send 540 judges to Australia soon as part of its continuous effort in providing better training to judges and judicial officers.

Ministry of Law, Justice and Parliamentary Affairs today signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Western Sydney University of Australia in this regard.

Law and Justice Division Secretary Abu Saleh Sk Md Zahirul Haque and Western Sydney University vice-chancellor Prof Berney Glover signed the MoU at a hotel in the capital.

Law Minister Anisul Huq, Australian deputy high commissioner in Dhaka Shelly Ann Vincent, Supreme Court Registrar General Syed Aminul Islam were present on the occasion, among others.

The law minister in his speech said the present government is determined to ensure quality judicial service for establishing rule of law in the country.

"The present government thinks expert human resource is essential for providing quality judicial service. So we have taken plans to provide the foreign trainings to our human resource alongside the local trainings to make them to provide service with efficiency, speed and transparency," he added.

Source: Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS)