BangladeshPost placeholder

Amid the cold wave sweeping the region, the Gaibandha district administration Tuesday distributed blankets among the affected people at different places of the district.
Official sources said the district administration received as many as 41,000 pieces of blankets from the Ministry of Disaster Management and Relief this season to distribute among the cold-hit people, reports BSS.
The blankets are being distributed to distressed and poor people of all the seven upazilas under the direct supervision of district and concerned upazila administrations and local government bodies including social organisations.
On Tuesday evening, 520 pieces of blankets were distributed to river eroded people including poor fishermen of Goghat village under Kamarjani union under Sadar upazila of the district. Deputy Commissioner (DC) Abdul Matin formally distributed the blankets.