Inauguration of national sanitation month and world hand washing day was observed in Jhenidah. BRAC and Jhenidah district administration jointly organized the programme at Jhenidah old collectorate building on Monday last.
A colourful rally was brought out from the venue which paraded the main roads in the town. Officials and executives of different government and non-governmental organizations and students and teachers of a number of educational institutions participated in the rally.
Later a discussion meeting was held where additional district magistrate Mohammad Asaduzzaman, Jhenidah municipality mayor, also general secretary of Awami League Jhenidah district unit Saidul Karim Mintu, senior assistant superintendent of police in Sailkupa circle Tareq Al Mehedi, Jhenidah Sadar UNO Shammi Islam, BRAC man Shafiqul Islam among others spoke.
The participants practiced how to clean the hands accurately for safer health and hygiene.