Speakers for skilled youth forces to ensure sustainable development

RAJSHAHI Speakers at a post-rally discussion here

today termed the skilled youth forces as the driving force for ensuring

sustainable development in the country.

They viewed utmost emphasis should be given on transforming them into

competent human resources. All the government and non-government agencies

concerned should come forward and work together to attain the cherished goal.

District Administration and Department of Youth Development (DYD) jointly

organised the discussion at Shilpakala Academy Auditorium to mark the

National Youth Day-2019.

Additional Commissioner of Rajshahi Division Zakir Hossain addressed the

discussion as the chief guest with Deputy Director of Local Government

Division Parvej Raihan in the chair. Deputy Director of DYD Matiur Rahman

welcomed the participants.

The speakers laid emphasis on transformation of youth into the worthy

citizen through giving quality education alongside developing a sense of


Zakir Hossain stressed the need for building the youths as a skilled

workforce through imparting them with different vocational training.

He viewed that many of the youths became derailed due to lack of proper

care and nursing and ultimately they become a burden of the society.

Hossain urged the youths to extend their whole-hearted cooperation to the

law enforcement agencies for protect the young generation from drug abuse.

Source: Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS)