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
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)