Students must lead to build drug-free society: Menon

Dhaka, Thursday   02 April 2020

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Students must lead to build drug-free society: Menon

 Staff Correspondent daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 11:03 PM, 16 February 2020  

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Workers Party President, MP Rashed Khan Menon, today said the students must take a leading role in order to keep the society free from drugs.

“The parents and teachers of the students should also come forward to create a drug-free society,” said Menon, also Chairman of the Parliamentary Standing Committee on the Ministry of Social Welfare.

Menon said this while addressing a view-exchange meeting with teachers, students and guardians held at Uttar Barovita Abdul Kuddus Mian Protibondhi School in erstwhile Dashiarchhara enclave in Phulbari upazila of Kurigram as chief guest.

Earlier, he visited Dashiarchhara Rashed Khan Menon College at the same erstwhile enclave and also exchanged views with teachers, students and guardians of the institution.

On his arrival, members of the governing bodies of the institutions welcomed and greeted Menon with wreaths.

The headmaster of Uttar Barovita Abdul Kuddus Mian Protibondhi School Ariful Islam presided over the views-exchange meeting held at the school auditorium.

Phulbari upazila Workers’ Party President Sohrab Hossain, Upazila Social Services Officer Abdul Majid, former Upazila Muktijoddha Commander Mujibur Rahman, former leader of enclave exchange committee Altaf Hossain, teacher of the school Jahidul Haque also spoke on the occasion.

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