The city mayor made the announcement while addressing at a pre-budget dialogue with children's organisations, child rights activists, public representatives, social workers and parents.
Bright Bangladesh Forum, a non-government organisation held the pre-budget dialogue with the city mayor at the conference hall of Chittagong City Corporation.
The port city mayor assured the participants in the dialogue of expediting cultural activities in the schools, ensuring maximum use of playgrounds, hosting inter-school debates, increasing sanitation facilities in schools and raising awareness about the negative affects of child marriage.
The mayor also directed the corporation employees and officials to exercise behavioral tolerance while providing service to the city dwellers.
Chief Executive of Bright Bangladesh Forum Utpal Barua chaired the dialogue moderated by Omar Kaiser, assistant news editor of daily Prothom Alo.