Information Minister Hasanul Haq Inu on Friday urged the children and youths to protect environment, reports BSS.
The minister made the call while addressing a conference as the chief guest.
State-owned magazine Nabarun organised the event on the premises of Department of Films and Publications (DFP).
Nabarun is a monthly magazine for children and youth publsihed by the DFP.
The slogan of the conference was “Tied with Nature, Inspiration of life”.
Children and youth joined the information minister chanting slogans, “we will protect the environment, study hard and keep our neighbourhood clean.”
One could achieve sustainable growth by protecting environment, Inu said, adding that children should be brought up in this way so that they became environment friendly.
Director General of the DFP Mohammad Ishfaq Hossain chaired the programme..