All women freedom fighters to come under honorary allowance, tells AKM Mozammel


SANGSAD BHABAN, July 02, 2018 (BSS) – Liberation Affairs Minister AKM Mozammel
Haq today said the government gradually will bring all the women freedom fighters under the gazette notification and allowance programme.

The minister said this while responding to a query made by treasury bench lawmaker Mrs Selina Jahan Lita in the House here.

So far, the government has brought 185 women freedom fighters of different districts across the country under honorary allowance programme, said the minister.

A total number of 233 women freedom fighters have already been registered under the
government gazette till 2017-18 fiscal, he added.