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On the 30 of September after a Press Conference held at the Dhaka Press Club, the Bangladesh Dalit Parishad with the logistic help of Parittran, a local NGO, and the unflinching support of the European Union held a National Convention where Dalit people coming from all over Bangladesh pressed home their demand for the enactment of the anti discrimination law, at present apparently held up in the parliamentary commision dealing with it. The gathering turned out succesful with both the minister for the liberation war affairs and the chairman of the National Human Rights Commission, among others, assuring the participants of their attive involvement in speeding up the legal procedure leading to the enactment of theanti discrimination law


Details of the gathering can be found at the following weblinks: