1,200 villagers get food aid in Rajshahi


5th April, 2020 03:31:05 printer

1,200 villagers get food aid in Rajshahi

Some 1,200 marginalized villagers were given food support on behalf of a private company through maintaining social distancing in the wake of the adverse impact of coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak.

Each of the villagers, both male and female, got a packet containing four kilograms of rice, one kilogram of pulse and two kilograms of potato.

Sarker Group, one of the largest business entities in the city, provided the food in two separate places in Paba upazila in the district yesterday afternoon (Saturday).

Managing Director of the entity Muhammad Ali Sarker and its Director Ahsan Uddin Sarker, Cold Storage Managers Ruhul Amin and Syed Abdul Munim and Assistant Managers Abu Taher and Afzal Hossain distributed the foods among the people in need.