Several hundred women have joined a rally in Narayanganj to discuss the role of mothers in preventing drug addictions of the children.
Around 300 women from Lalaati and Shukher Tek villages took part in the rally at Kanchpur union in Sonargaon on Friday.
The speakers said mothers’ awareness can protect their children from the curse of drugs. If mothers are conscious and properly supervise their children, it is possible to protect them from the grip of drugs.
If the children become drug addicted, the mothers should not hide the fact and contact public representatives and locals to find a way out of the problem, the speakers said.
Kachpur union member and panel Chairman Nazrul Islam led the rally, attended by local social workers, media persons and parents.
This article was first published on Bangla Tribune