Tuesday, 28 March, 2023

NEWS in brief

Opinion exchange session on Tobacco Control Act held

An opinion exchange session on ‘Tobacco Control Act and Contemporary Thoughts’ was held at Bishwo Shahitto Kendro in the capital on Tuesday.

The private think-tank ‘Unnayan Shamannay’ organised the event, said a press release.

Deputy Speaker Advocate Md Shamsul Haque Tuku was present as the chief guest while Lawmaker of Sirajganj-3 constituency Professor Dr Md Abdul Aziz, Lawmaker of Cumilla-7 constituency Professor Dr Pran Gopal Datta, Lawmaker for women seat 13 Shamsun Nahar, and Lawmaker Meherpur-2 constituency Mohammad Shahiduzzaman attended as guests on the occasion.

Former governor of Bangladesh Bank and Chairman of Unnayan Shamannay Professor Dr Atiur Rahman presented the keynotes in the session.