Dhaka, Bangladesh
Govt providing more facilities to challenged persons: Dy Speaker

Govt providing more facilities to challenged persons: Dy Speaker

News Desk Deputy Speaker of the Jatiya Sangsad Md Fazle Rabbi Miah on Tuesday said the provided fund allotment and increased facilities for the persons with disabilities have proved that the government of Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina is generous towards them. "The activities of the Social Welfare Ministry and National fund for persons with disabilities has expanded as the government is providing the person with special needs with funds and other required facilities," he said. He was addressing a seminar titled 'The workshop on the Employment Situation and Development in Bangladesh for the Persons with Intellectual Disabilities' at the SWID Bangladesh auditorium in the city. "The praiseworthy contribution of Prime Minister and her daughter Saima Wazed Putul towards the welfare of autistic children has ensured security and betterment of their life. They are no longer lagging behind because of their challenges," he added. The deputy speaker mentioned that the government is working to make the challenged persons competent to work through training and urged the development programme officials, lawmakers and specialists to include them in the development process to so that they can contribute to development of the country. (Inputs taken from BSS)

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