BNP forms ‘Nari O Shishu Odhikar Forum’

Staff Correspondent

24 August, 2019 12:00 AM printer

BNP has formed ‘Nari O Shishu Odhikar Forum’ (Women and Children Rights Forum) to stand by the victims of repressed women and children with legal and other support, and create a social movement to prevent violence.

Party standing committee member Selima Rahman has been made convener of the 61-member Forum.

BNP standing committee member Gayeshwar Chandra Roy, also chief adviser to the forum, came up with the announcement at a press conference at the party’s Nayapaltan central office in the capital on Friday.

Party executive committee member advocate Nipun Roy has been made member secretary of the forum while mid-level leaders of the party and its associate bodies, pro-BNP professionals, including lawyers, doctors and businessmen have been made its members.