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World Dentist’s Day observed in capital

World Dentist’s Day observed in capital

A procession was brought out at Krishibid Institute in the capital yesterday marking World Dentist’s Day. Photo: Courtesy

The World Dentist’s Day was observed in the capital on Tuesday with a view to raise awareness about oral care, says a  press release. Bangladesh Dental Society and Unilever Bangladesh's oral care brand Pepsodent, celebrated the day through various activities in the capital’s Krishibid Institute. The celebration came in continuation of a legacy set by BDS and Unilever to stress the need for oral care to build a healthy nation.

Having kicked off with a rally in the morning, the day-long programme also featured colorful procession, demo film and advertisement display, view-exchange, and cultural programme. The program was also graced by, among others, Prof. Dr. Md. Abul Kashem, president of Bangladesh Dental Society, and principals of different dental colleges