1,419 more houses to be distributed under Ashrayan Project in C’nawabganj


CHAPAINAWABGANJ, June 18, 2021 (BSS)- As per the Prime Minister’s directive that no one will remain homeless on the occasion of Mujib Borsho, a total of 1,419 more houses would be distributed in second phase among homeless people in Chapainawabganj district under Ashrayan Project.

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina is likely to inaugurate the distribution through a virtual meeting on June 20.

Deputy Commissioner of Chapainawabganj Md. Monjurul Hafij informed this at a press briefing on Thursday.

The DC said 308 houses in Sadar upazila, 100 houses in Shibganj upazila, 300 houses in Gomostapur upazila, 300 houses in Nachole upazila and 411 houses in Bholahat upazila have been allocated.

Meanwhile, the construction of 1,070 houses has been completed and these houses would be distributed now and the construction of the rest of the houses has been going on, he added.

Besides, Chapainawabganj district has got a sub-allocation of additional 1,200 houses in which 200 houses in Sadar upazila, 200 houses in Shibganj upazila, 200 houses in Gomostapur upazila, 200 houses in Nachole upazila and 400 houses in Bholahat upazila under the second phase of the project, he further added.

He also said that the construction of these houses has also been going on and after completion of the construction these houses would be handed over in phases.

Before this, 1,319 houses were handed over to the homeless families of the district on January 23, 2021 in the first phase of the project.