French sports clothing brand Decathlon, Giant Group and Turag (Urmi Group) donated 40,000 pieces of face masks to Dhaka North City Corporation (DNCC) for distribution among the members of public in a bid to contain the spread of coronavirus.
BGMEA President Faruque Hassan handed over the face masks to Mayor of DNCC Md. Atiqul Islam at the latter’s office on Thursday, said a press release.BGMEA President Faruque Hassan was accompanied by Vice-President Miran Ali, Director Asif Ashraf, Director Md Mohiuddin Rubel and representatives from Decathlon and Turag (Urmi Group).
DNCC Mayor Atiqul Islam thanked Giant Group, Urmi Group and Decathlon for donating face masks for controlling coronavirus infection.
BGMEA President Faruque Hassan urged all people to follow the health safety guidelines including wearing face mask to contain spread of Covid-19.
Earlier, BGMEA donated 12,994 PPE and 177,746 pieces of face masks for distribution among health workers, hospitals and different law enforcing agencies.