KHULNA, May 05, 2021(BSS)-State Minister for labour and employment Begum Monnujan Sufian today distributed food items among 580 poor labourers as part of the government relief assistance amid COVID-19 pandemic.
The Minister distributed rice, pulse, oil, potatoes and chicken among poor labourers in the Moheswarpasha and Baikali Food depot (CSD Food Go down) premises by strictly following health safety guidelines and other rules , set by the government.
Speaking on the occasion, Begum Sufian said everybody should come forward side by side the government to continue distribution of food items to reduce hardship of the helpless people amid Covid-19 pandemic.
“Everyone has to follow proper government health safety rules to protect themselves from the coronavirus, he said, adding that Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina is always ready to stand beside the unemployed and helpless people who are hard hit by the pandemic.”
Sheikh Hasina has already distributed money among 38 lakh needy, jobless people before Eid-ul-Fitr.
Chaired by Khulna Deputy Commissioner Md Helal Hossain, the programme was attended among others, by KCC Mayor Talukder Abdul Khaleque, Awami League city unit general secretary MDA Babul Rana