Ranisankail declared free from hazardous child labour

Publish: 7:59 PM, December 2, 2023 | Update: 7:59 PM, December 2, 2023

TBT Report : Ranisankail Upazila administration of Thakurgaon organized a ceremony to declare Ranisankail Upazila free from hazardous child labour at the upazila auditorium on Thursday.

Ranisankail Upazila Nirbahi Officer and Chairman of the Child Labour Monitoring Committee Md. Rockybul Hassan presided over the function while Ranisankail Upazila Parisad Chairman Md. Shariar Azam Munna was present as the chief guest and ESDO Executive Council Chairman Safiqul Islam was present as the guest of honor on the occasion.

Ranisankail Thana Sub-Inspector Md. Ashraful Isla, Upazila Women Affairs Officer and Member Secretary of Upazila Child Labour Monitoring Committee Md. Abu Belal Siddique and Upazila Youth Development Officer Md. Anowar Hossain among others, were present as the special guest on the occasion.

Senior Assistant Program Coordinator and Project Focal Person of ESDO Nirmal Majumder gave a welcome speech at the event under the supervision of Project Coordinator Mustafa Kamal.

Ranisankail Upazila Women Vice Chairman Shefali Begum, Ranisankail Upazila Men Vice Chairman Shohel Rana, Former Principal and Director Rangatungi Promila Football Academy were spooking as guests on the occasion.

In addition, ESDO is implementing CLMS project in five upazilas of Thakurgaon district with the help of the International Labour Organization (ILO).

The main aim of which is to free Thakurgaon district from hazardous child labour. In the first phase, 54 unions and 2 municipalities have been declared free from hazardous child labour. At this stage, Baliadangi, Pirganj and Ranisankail upazilas were declared among the upazilas. The remaining three upazilas will be announced gradually.