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1,8,5252 families to get VGF rice in Jashore

1,8,5252 families to get VGF rice in Jashore

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JASHORE: A total of 1,85,252 poor families will get 1,896 tonnes of rice under special Vulnerable Group Feeding (VGF) programme in eight upazilas and eight municipalities of the district to celebrate the upcoming Eid-ul-Fitr festivity.

Officials of the district Relief and Rehabilitation said the Ministry of Disaster Management and Relief has allocated the rice for distribution to the poor and distressed families in all eight upazilas and eight municipalities in the district.

The upazila administrations with assistance of local public representatives and union level committees are preparing to distribute the rice to listed VGF card holder families, District Relief and Rehabilitation office said.

Each of the selected beneficiary families will get 10-kg VGF rice in the district. The distribution process will be completed before the Eid-ul-Fitr festivity.