Dhaka: Shipping Minister Shajahan Khan on Thursday stressed the need for mass awareness programmes to combat militancy in the country. “We should be alert against militancy. Mass awareness must be created to combat militancy in the country,” he said this while speaking at a discussion.
The Association for Law and Human Rights (ALHR) arranged the discussion, titled ‘Role of the media in resisting the militancy’, at Dhaka Reporters Unity in the city. UNB News Agency Reported.
President of Bangladesh Federal Union of Journalists (BFUJ) Manjurul Ahsan Khan Bulbul, former secretary general of Dhaka Union of Journalist (DUJ) Kuddus Afrad, secretary general of International War Crimes Mass Trail Movement Kamal Pasha Chowdhury, Advocate Hasna Begum and DRU general secretary Raju Ahmed also spoke at the meeting held with ALHR president Jahangir Khan
Shajahan Khan said the government has taken a strong stance against terrorism and militancy, and nobody can protect them.
He also mentioned that there should not be any unity with the people who do not believe in the spirit of Liberation.