A workshop on national legal aid programme was held at the judicial conference room of Faridpur on Saturday.
Chaired by District and Session Judge as well as president of National Legal Aid in Faridpur Md Helal Uddin, the workshop was addressed, amongothers, by Chief Judicial Magistrate Abdul Hamid, Additional Chief JudicialMagistrate Md Masud Ali, Joint District Judge Md Mahbubur Rahman, and Senior Assistant Judges Mohammad Nayeem Firoz and Naurin Aktar Kankon.
The speakers said poor and marginal people are taking legal support from the national legal aid programme without facing any trouble.
Journalists of both print and electronic media can play a vital role in making the people informed of the success of the ongoing development programme, they said. Around 50 journalists and senior advocates participated in the workshop.