247 corona-affected families get financial support

6 January, 2021 12:00 AM printer

RAJSHAHI: Some 247 less-income and other marginalised families were given financial assistance to facilitate them to overcome their living and livelihood related constraints being caused by the present novel coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic situation.

Rajshahi Regional Office of Caritas Bangladesh extended the support on behalf of its project styled “Humanitarian Assistance to multi-hazard affected vulnerable people under the Urban Management of migration due to Climate Change”.

Each of the beneficiary households was given Taka 5,000 through a simple ceremony held on Mahishbathan Adarsha Girls High School premises in the city on Monday afternoon.