MYMENSINGH: A total of 95 mosques of Muktagachha upazila of the district received Taka 9 lakh 50 thousands as special financial assistance.
State Minister for Cultural Affairs KM Khalid handed over the cheques among the Mosque committees at a simple function held at Chechua Dakhil Madrasha premises here on Sunday evening. Each mosque received Taka 10 thousand.
Khalid said the government has been working round the clock for the development of the education sector. The government has given importance on construction of academic buildings from primary level to higher levels to improve educational atmosphere as well as to extend facilities for the students to run their educational activities.
UNO Abdullah Al Mansur, Mayor of Muktagachha Pourashava Billal Hossen Sarker, acting upazila parishad chairman Md. Arab Ali, vice president of Mymensingh Press Club AZM Imam Uddin Mukta, upazila engineer Oshit Baron Deb and upazila education officer Shahadat Hossen were present among others.