Tuesday, 5 July, 2022

Seminar on Safe Motherhood Day held in Barishal

BARISHAL: A seminar was held on the occasion of Safe Motherhood Day at Kashipur Islamic Foundation Auditorium in Barishal city on Wednesday organised by Islamic Foundation Barishal Divisional Office and UNICEF Bangladesh.

Additional Barishal Divisional Commissioner Khandaker Anwar Hossain was present as the chief guest at the programme chaired by Islamic Foundation Barishal Divisional Office Director Nurul Islam.

Family Planning Department Barishal Divisional Director Abdus Salam, Islamic Foundation Mosque Library Expansion and Strengthening Project Director Mostafa Mansur Alam Khan, Barishal Additional Deputy Commissioner Sohel Maruf, Barishal Civil Surgeon Dr Maria Hasan, Barishal Additional SP Shahjahan Hossain were present as special guests at the programme.

Speakers at the meeting said that safe motherhood is to create an environment or condition so that a woman can get all the services required to avoid pregnancy and childbirth complications and death after becoming pregnant at her own discretion.