About 46,000 families in Abhaynagar are getting 10 kg of rice as PM’s Eid gift
Aminur Rahman, Jessore: About 46,000 families are getting 10 kg of rice as a gift from Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on the occasion of upcoming Eid-ul-Azha in Abhaynagar of Jessore under the VGF program. 45,609 cardholders.
409.790 metric tons of rice will be distributed in 8 unions of the upazila and 46.210 metric tons in 9 wards of Nawapara municipality. Distribution activities have already started. Upazila Project Implementation Officer Muhammad Rizibul Islam said that under the VGF program on the occasion of Eid-ul-Azha, 10 kg of rice per card has been distributed free of cost among flood-affected, other disaster-affected, destitute and extremely poor families. . 40,989 card holders in 8 unions of the upazila and 4,630 card holders in 9 wards of Nawapara municipality are under the program.
Among the allotted rice, 49.950 metric tons for 4,995 card holders of Prembagh Union, 32,000 metric tons for 3,200 card holders of Sundali Union, 46,100 metric tons for 4,610 card holders of Chalishia Union and 4,443 card holders of Payra Union. .730 metric tons, 69,160 metric tons for 7,918 card holders of Sridharpur Union, 48,100 metric tons for 4,610 card holders of Baghutia Union, 80,200 metric tons of card holders of 8,020 card holders of Shubhra Union and 14,400 metric tons of card holders 61.440 metric tons of rice will be distributed.
He added that one in each union and one tag officer for Nawapara municipality are supervising the distribution activities. According to Nawapara Municipality sources, 48.210 metric tonnes of rice has been distributed in 9 wards under the VGF program as an Eid gift to the Prime Minister. You will get 10 kg of rice with 430 cards of Ward 1, 400 cards of Ward 2, 600 cards of Ward 4, 60 cards of Ward 5, 630 cards of Ward 7 and 430 cards of Ward 7.
In this regard, Mayor of Nawapara Municipality and Joint Secretary of Abhaynagar Upazila Awami League Sushant Kumar Das Shant said that strict action would be taken against those involved in any irregularity in the distribution of gifts given by Bangabandhu’s daughter Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina.
Abhaynagar Upazila Executive Officer. Aminur Rahman said action would be taken against those involved in irregularities and corruption in rice distribution. He called upon all to abide by the rules of hygiene during the holy Eid-ul-Azha celebrations.