DHAKA, Sept 08, 2018 (BSS) – Social Welfare Minister Rashed Khan Menon today said the government has empowered women in all sectors, including administration, education, sports and politics.
“Our girls are doing better than boys in education. They are now becoming champion in sports and bringing laurels for the country,” he told a women’s rally organized by Motijheel thana unit of Awami League at a community centre in Motijheel here.
Menon, also Workers Party President, said nowadays women are not burden to their parents rather they are now becoming self-reliant and making important contributions to households.
Highlighting different development activities of the government, the minister said Bangladesh has now become a role model of development in the world.
Motijheel thana unit of AL President Basirul Haque chaired the function.