Creating voters’ awareness for strengthening democracy stressed
Published 12:29 am | March 03, 2020
Online Desk : Officials at a post-rally discussion here today stressed on creating awareness among voters about voting rights has become crucial to further strengthening the country’s democratic process.
They opined this at the discussion arranged by Rangpur Regional Office of the Election Commission with the assistance of the Divisional Commissioner’s Office in observance of the National Voters’ Day 2 March 2020 in the city. Earlier, Additional Divisional Commissioner (General) Md. Zakir Hossain inaugurated observance of the day by releasing festoon and balloons on Rangpur Regional Office of the Election Commission premises.
Deputy Inspector General for Rangpur Range Police Devdas Bhattacharya, Rangpur Metropolitan Police (RpMP) Commissioner Abdul Alim Mahmud and Deputy Commissioner Md. Asib Ahsan were present on the occasion. Later, he led a huge colourful rally on the city streets with participation of divisional and district level officials, students, youths, representatives of NGOs, socio-cultural, professional and human rights organisations organisations, civil society members.
Additional Divisional Commissioner Md. Zakir Hossain attended the post- rally discussion held at Town Hall auditorium as the chief guest with Rangpur Regional Election Officer Sarker Md. Ashraful Alam in the chair.
Senior District Election Officer Delwar Hossain delivered a welcome speech narrating the day and necessity of creating awareness about voting rights of the voters. Additional Deputy Inspector General for Rangpur Range Police TM Mozahidul Islam, Deputy Police Commissioner of RpMP Abu Sufian and Additional Deputy Commissioner Sued Enamul Kabir addressed as special guests.
The chief guest called upon urged the officials concerned and civil society members for creating social awareness and inspiring the voters to cast their votes to strengthening the democracy process. Other speakers put emphasis on inspiring the voters exercise their voting rights properly to infuse democratic culture in them for nurturing and strengthening democracy to give democracy an institutional shape.
দৈনিক সময় সংবাদ ২৪ ডট কম সংবাদের কোনো সংবাদ, তথ্য, ছবি,আলোকচত্রি, ভিডিওচিত্র, অডিও কনটেন্ট কপিরাইট আইনে র্পূব অনুমতি ছাড়া ব্যবহার করা সর্ম্পূণ বেআইনি। সামাজিক যোগাযোগ মাধ্যমে যে কোন কমেন্সের জন্য কর্তৃপক্ষ দায়ী নয়।