Medical &Health

Govt. for attaining MDG in health sector

DHAKA, Feb 12, 2017 (BSS) - Deputy Speaker of the Jatiya Sangsad M Fajle Rabbi Miah today said the government has been playing an important role for attaining millennium development goal (MDG) in the health sector.

He said this when two visiting US heart specialists --Dr Bark Elizabeth and Dr Gremits -called on him at his Jatiya Sangsad Bhaban office here.

Referring to different development activities undertaken by the government in different sectors including the medical science, the deputy speaker said community clinics have been opened across the country to reach health services to the doorsteps of common people.

Both US doctors laid importance on exchanging technology and experiences between the two countries for ensuring proper health care.

Country's eminent neurology surgeon Professor Dr Badrul Alam and heart specialist Dr Afzal Hossain were present during the meeting.

Source: Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS)