JHALAKATHI: A total of 58,000 families in four upazilas of the district will get essential food items at subsidised rate through the card holders.
The Trading Corporation of Bangladesh (TCB) will supply food items to beneficiaries listed in two phases through district administration and upazila administration in the district.
Nezarat Deputy Collector (NDC) of the district Md Bashir Gazi said the foods item will be delivered from March 20 in the first phase.
The Trading Corporation will supply oil at the rate Taka 110, pulses at Taka 65 and sugar at Taka 55 per kg, each family will be gets two kgs of oil, 2 kgs of pulses and 2 kgs of sugar.
These food items will be supplied through dealers of the district.