Stopping Child Marriage & Cervical Cancer

Posted by | Apr 26, 2019 |

Inner Wheel Club of Comilla in cooperation with YWCA Comilla organized a Rally & Seminar on Prevention of Child Marriage and Cervical Cancer on 18th January 2019 to create awareness against bad impacts of Child Marriage. 

The Seminar Presided by Ms Irine Mukta Odhikari, Secretary of YWCA Comilla. Dr Mallika Biswas, Charter President of IWC Comilla was present as the Key Note Speaker. There were several other distinguished speakers present. Many NGO’s, Girl Students, Parents, Women Activists, YMCA Members, Inner Wheel Members, Media Personalities were present at the Rally & Seminar.  

The Key Note Speaker Dr Mallika Biswas discussed the disadvantages of Child Marriage which resulted Cervical Cancer. She mentioned that due to early marriage, girls drop out from school, face health problem & many of them die during childbirth. She requested that--girls do not get married before the first menstrual. Every girl should have her vaccination during time.  The disadvantages of Child Marriage ware shown by Power point presentation during the seminar and also published a supplement with questions & answers to the participants & media personalities of the Seminar. About 1,000 leaflets also were distributed in this respect. 

 

Dr. Mallika Biswas – D345