YOUTH-PARLIAMENT-SESSION (with picture)
Youths urged to build themselves as competent workforces
RAJSHAHI, March 4, 2019 (BSS)- Speakers at a discussion here today urged
the youths to become worthy citizens through acquiring time-befitting
knowledge to lead the young generation forward.
They also stressed the need for forging social resistance against
derailment of any youths as the issue of their involvement to many crimes
including drug-addiction, extremism and militancy has become grave concern
among all quarters.
They came up with the observation while addressing the seventh session of
‘Youth Parliament to Explore Future Bangladesh’ at Senate Building in
Rajshahi University. Dhrubotara, a social and cultural organization, hosted
Mayor of Rajshahi City Corporation AHM Khairuzzaman Liton and Fazley
Hossain Badsha, MP, addressed the session as chief and special guests
respectively with retired education secretary Nazrul Islam in the chair while
Advocate Sultana Kamal joined the programme as its president.
Mayor Liton underscored the need for transforming the youths- both boys and
girls- into competent human resources through need-based training for the
sake of enhancing their level of confidence besides moral courage.
He said there is no alternative to enhancing their level of confidence for
ensuring equitable, inclusive and sustainable development in an effort to
play effective role as social watchdog.
Liton also said the present government under the dynamic leadership of
Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has attained significant success in the
The government is also positive towards Rajshahi’s development. “We will
get second industrial estate of Bangladesh Small and Cottage Industries
Corporation (BSCIC), Especial Economic Zone and Leather Industrial Park in
near future,” he added.