Dhaka, Bangladesh
Nasim calls for strengthening family planning programme

Nasim calls for strengthening family planning programme

News Desk Health and Family Welfare Minister Mohammad Nasim on Monday urged field level officials to work sincerely for successful implementation of the family planning programme. "You (field level officials) should visit every house to educate people about different aspects of family planning," he told a meeting, an official release said. Nasim said the country has witnessed a good progress in the health sector in the past nine years as the government has implemented various programmes. Bangladesh has set an example for development of maternal and child health, which has been lauded globally, he added. Health Education and Family Planning Secretary GM Saleh Uddin, Director General of Directorate of Family Planning Dr Kazi Mostafa Sarwar and senior officials, among others, were present at the meeting. (Inputs taken from BSS)

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