Health minister Zahid Maleque inaugurates Family Welfare and Service Week 2020 by releasing balloons at the Maternal and Child Health Training Institute at Mirpur in Dhaka on Sunday.[/caption] The Ministry of Health and Family Welfare began its Family Welfare Service and Publicity Week 2020 across the country on Sunday. Health minister Zahid Maleque inaugurated the week as chief of a programme held at the Maternal and Child Health Training and Research Institute at Lalkuthi in Mirpur of Dhaka. Local MP Md Aslamul Haque, Health Education and Family Welfare Division secretary Md Ali Noor, Niport director general Sushanta Kumar Saha and DGHS additional DG Nasima Sultana, among others, spoke on the occasion. Directorate General of Family Welfare DG Sahan Ara Banu presided over the inauguration programme of the week scheduled to end tomorrow. Later, the health minister briefed about the aims and objects of the service and publicity week.