An advocacy meeting titled “Healthy entertainment essential for children’s safe grow up” was held on Wednesday.
The meeting, arranged by Baraka street children (Boys) Day and & Night Shelter Center, was graced by Brother Robi Purification CSC, Director Baraka, as the chief guest while Stephen Coraiya, Assistant Director, Asokti Punarbason Nibas (Addiction Rehabilitation Residence) Apon, attended the event as a special guest.Saiful Islam, Project Officer of Baraka, delivered the welcome speech.
The Baraka Director stressed that healthy recreation is one of the six basic needs of children for their mental development.
About 250 children from Karitas, Baraka and Apon participated in the day-long programme. They took part in different sports and cultural events amid festivity.