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Bashundhara Group’s Noble Gesture

600 more poor get blankets

  • Staff Correspondent
  • 25 December, 2021 12:00 AM
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600 more poor get blankets
Underprivileged people sit in a playground at Koyra in Khulna after receiving blankets from Bashundhara Group on Friday. — SUN photo

Bashundhara Group, the largest business conglomerate in the country, distributed blankets among cold-hit people in several areas under Koyra upazila in Khulna on Friday.

 On the second day of the blanket distribution, more than 600 distressed people received blankets at Gatirgari, Horihorpur and Antihara area under the upazila.

 After getting blankets, 64-year-old Fazlul Gazi of Padmapukur village, Tarapod Mandal, 70, of Horihorpur village and Sufiya Begum of Kathmarchar village, among others, expressed their gratitude to Bashundhara Group.  

Uttar Bedakashi Union Parishad Chairman Sarder Nurul Islam, Dakkhin Bedakashi Union Parishad Chairman Aser Ali Morol, and Panel Chairman Abdus Salam Khan were present at the blanket distribution ceremony.

Sarder Nurul Islam said Bashundhara Group always keeps the people of the neglected coastal area in mind. It is pleasing to us. Not just in winter, we want everyone to stand by us always.”   Expressing his gratitude to the Bashundhara Group for providing the assistance to the needy people in the remote areas, Aser Ali Morol said the people of Bedakashi are happy. The poor will benefit from the assistance amid the cold.