Experts for maintaining good health of lactating mothers

KHULNA, Experts at a health camp underscored the need

for maintaining sound health of lactating mothers for ensuring normal

physical and mental growth of their babies.

District Administration and District Women Affairs Officer's office

organised the event on Provati Secondary School premises at Khalishpur,

Khulna yesterday afternoon.

Deputy Director of Local Government Department Israt Jahan was present at

the camp as the chief guest.

Chaired by Councilor (reserved seat) Parven Akter, Deputy Director of

District Women Affairs' Officer Nargis Fatima Zamin, Freedom Fighter Md

Alamgir Kabir, among others, addressed the event.

Israt Jahan discussed various programmes being implemented by the present

government led by Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina for ensuring healthcare to

poor and working lactating mothers living both in urban as well as rural

areas.

A total of 374 persons under Khalishpur municipality area were provided

with free health care service at the health camp.

Source: Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS)