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Bangladesh Navy distributes food items among the poor

Staff Correspondent

26 May, 2021 12:00 AM printer

Bangladesh Navy distributed food items among helpless, poor and disadvantaged people in different parts of the country including the capital amid coronavirus pandemic.

Navy members handed over food items to 600 families in the city’s Khilkhet area on Tuesday. As food aid, each family was given rice, pulses, sugar, oil, flour, gram and salt.

On the day, Navy members also distributed food items among poor people in Khulna and Chattogram.

To deal with the situation arising out of corona, the sailors are conducting various activities to increase social awareness across the country. Navy’s humanitarian assistance program will continue until the situation in the country improves.