Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Thursday provided financial assistance of Tk 12.15 crore to 14 individuals, including noted film actor Prabir Mitra and film actress and artiste Nutan, and an organisation, reports BSS.
The premier handed over cheques to them at a function at her official Ganabhaban residence in the city.She donated Tk 10 crore to “Oti Daridra Rogi Kalyan Tahabil” of Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University Hospital. BSMMU Vice-Chancellor Professor Dr Kanak Kanti Barua received the cheque from Sheikh Hasina. Other senior officials of the university were also present on the occasion.
The premier gave financial assistance of Tk 25 lakh to Prabir Mitra and Tk 20 lakh Nutan and folk song ‘Samrat’ (king) Kuddus Boyati each.