Mr. Ashoke Madhab Roy, Additional Secretary, Local Government Division,attended as the Chief Guest. Dr. Tofail Ahmed, Honorary Fellow of BIGD,  presented the keynote paper based on a study. Dr. Salahuddin M. Aminuzzaman, and Dr. Mirza M. Hassan, were the designated discussants. Barrister Manzoor Hasan, Institutional Advisor to BIGD, chaired the event.

The Following media covered the event. The news can accessed through clicking the links below:

The Daily Prothom Alo

The Financial Express

The New Nation: Page-4

Dainik Amader Shomoy

The Daily Shokaler Khobor

The Daily Star

The Daily Naya Diganta

The Daily Sangbad

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