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National Girl Child Advocacy Forum
A rally organised by National Girl Child Advocacy Forum, Rangpur unit has lauded the success achieved by Bangladesh in ensuring rights of the girl children on its approach to attain the sustainable development goals. The speakers came up with the appreciation at the programme held at Kachari Bazar point in Rangpur on Tuesday marking the National Girl Child Day and Child Marriage Prevention Day. Pointing to the impacts of child marriage on the lives of premature girls, the speakers emphasized on creating awareness among family member and society to ensure equal rights of girl children. They said Bangladesh has achieved laudable success in ensuring education, health care, equal rights, safety and security of the girl children, stopping early marriage and violence against children. The function was addressed, among others, by Deputy Commissioner of Rangpur Enamul Habib, District Children Affairs Officer Imran Mian, President of the forum Fakhrul Anam Benzu, human rights activists Somse Ara Bilkis and Shyamol Mohanta.

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