Food Minister Sadhan Chandra Majumdar today said women of the country is safe and dignified in the tenure of the Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina.
"Hasina has placed women in the seat of dignity, Awami League (AL) initiated women empowerment through participation of women in politics and by this Hasina placed them in the seat of dignity " he added, reports BSS.
He said these as the chief guest at the tri-annual convention of Tilna Union Mahila Awami League at the Tilna Balika High School ground this morning.
"Bangladesh is now in safe hands of Sheikh Hasina, she has developed every part of the country", he said adding, "She expanded social security for women old age allowance, widow allowance, maternity allowance and stipend."
President of Tilna Mahila Awami League, Rozina Begum, spoke as special guest.
President of Sapahar Upazila Awami League Md. Shamsul Alam Shah Chowdhury, Union Awami, AL President Md Moslem Uddin, Sapahar Upazila AL President Fahima Begum inaugurated the conference, Sapahar Upazila Women AL General Secretary Isfat Jerin Meena also spoke.