Lawyers’ role is crucial in protecting people’s right: Speaker

RANGPUR Jatiya Sangsad Speaker Dr. Shirin Sharmin

Chaudhury has said the lawyers' role is very crucial in protecting people's

right as she addressed Rangpur District Lawyers' Association (RDLA)'s annual

dinner and a function for scholarship distribution among lawyers' brilliant

children.

Lawyers are social architects. They should work sincerely in ensuring

people's rights and establishing justice in the society, she said at the

function held at RDLA auditorium here on Sunday night as the chief guest.

RDLA organised the function with its president Advocate Abdul Malek in the

chair.

Senior District and Sessions Judge Begum Rasheda Sultana, Judge of Rangpur

Women and Children Repression Prevention Tribunal-1 Md. Zabid Hossain, Judge

of Rangpur Women and Children Repression Prevention Tribunal-2 Md.

Rokunuzzaman, Chief Judicial Magistrate of Rangpur Md. Haider Ali, Rangpur

Deputy Commissioner Md. Asib Ahsan, Superintendent of Police Biplob Kumar

Sarker and General Secretary of RDLA Advocate Md. Abdul Haque Pramanik

addressed as special guests.

In her pre-dinner speech, the Speaker said the Bangalee nation has

achieved the flag with red and green colours and independence through the 23-

year long struggles and movements of Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh

Mujibur Rahman.

Bangabandhu has gifted one of the best constitutions of the world to the

nation. This constitution preserves the fundamental rights of the people,

she said, and called upon all lawyers of the country to uphold the

constitution.

Later, Dr. Shirin distributed scholarship among the talented children of

the lawyers for their brilliant results in different public examinations.

Leaders and Members of RDLA, leaders of the Rangpur district unit of Awami

League, its associate bodies and dignitaries of the city were present on the

occasion.

Source: Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS)