200 fishermen get foodstuff in Khulna

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5th April, 2020 03:02:10 printer

200 fishermen get foodstuff in Khulna

Khulna district administration distributed foodstuff among 200 fishermen families to mitigate their financial hardships caused by coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak.

Deputy Commissioner Md Helal Hossain distributed rice, pulse, oil, potatoes, salt, soap and salt among the fishermen in different areas of Rupsha River bank in Khulna on yesterday afternoon, reports BSS.

Superintendent of Police SM Shafiullah and Additional Deputy Commissioner (General) Ziaur Rahman were present, among others. DC Helal Hossain urged all the people to stay home and to follow social distancing to curb the community level virus spread.

Around 300 volunteers led by Deputy Commissioner have been working to provide the necessary food items in their doorsteps.