Representatives from all of the physiotherapy institutes in Bangladesh attended a rally to mark the day.
Representatives from all of the physiotherapy institutes in Bangladesh attended a rally to mark the day.

Major TV profile in Bangladesh

The Bangladesh Physiotherapy Association (BPA) achieved blanket television coverage on World Physical Therapy Day.

A national rally organised by the BPA was covered by several channels throughout the day, and Bangladesh Television broadcast a special programme marking the day, including interviews with the President and Secretary General of the BPA. Special features were shown demonstrating the effectiveness of physical therapy.

All the national physiotherapy institutes took part in the rally, held in Dhaka. “Overall, the day has created a very good impact about physical therapy,” said Sohrab Hossain, BPA Secretary General.