Gouripur(Mymensingh): National Youth Day was observed on Wednesday (01 November) in Gouripur upazila of Mymensingh disrtict in a befitting manner.
Upazila Youth Development Directorate and Upazila Administration jointly organized the program as a part of the countrywide program.
In this connection a colorful rally led by Margina Akter, UNO of Gouripur upazila was brought out from UNO office premises and terminated at the same place after parading the main roads of the town.
This year the theme of the day is “Self employed youth force, foundation of the sustainable development”.
Later a discussion meeting was held at Zora Amtala Chottar of Upazila Parishad where UNO of Gouripur, Margina Akter was present as the chief guest with Upazila Youth Development Officer Nandan Kumar Biswas in the chair and other prominent persons were present and addressed the audience by focusing on most important point of youth issue.
UNO, Margina Akter in her speech said that it is youth community who can make our country happy and prosperous by deploying their energy, devotion, skill, patriotism and honesty.
Other speakers mentioning the contributions of the youths in different national crises including the great liberation war said that youths are the most potential resource of a nation and they must not be exploited for evil purposes.