Keep away students from militancy, drugs: Maya
Relief and Disaster Management Minister Mofazzal Hossain Chowdhury Maya yesterday asked students to keep themselves away from the ills of militancy, terrorism, drug abuse and early marriage. The minister also outlined the ill effects of child marriage and called upon the girls not to marry before attaining the age eighteen. "Early marriage is harmful to women empowerment" he added.
He was speaking as the chief guest at a function at Nowbanga Joypur High School in Matlab Uttar Upazila in the district. President of Matlab Uttar Upazila Awami League Advocate Ruhul Amin chaired the function also addressed, among others.