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Online debate on violence against women held

Metro Desk

10 December, 2020 12:00 AM printer

An online debate competition on gender equity and violence against women was held recently as part of the 16 Days of Activism against Gender-Based Violence.

The Dhrubotara Youth Development Foundation and Plan International Bangladesh have jointly organised the event, says a press release.

Lawmaker Aroma Dutta attended the event as the chief guest while UNDP gender equity expert Bithika Hasan, director of Girls Rights Kashfia Feroz and executive director of Dhrubotara Youth Development Foundation Amiya Prapan Chakraborty Arka were present as panel guests, the release added.