National Legal Aid Services Day was observed on Friday with a view to ensure the rule of law, fundamental human rights and justice for everyone.
Different programs were taken across the country marking the day.
"Law and Justice Division took different steps to further expand legal aid services activities under the leadership of Law, Justice and Parliamentary Affairs Minister Anisul Huq. All should work jointly to ensure equal legal safety for the poor and underprivileged people of the society," Md Golam Sarwar said on the occasion.
Various programs including holding discussions, meetings, legal aid fairs, publication and distribution of magazines, souvenirs and posters, have been organized at the district levels.