Thakurgaon unit of Northern Federal Journalist Council distributed warm cloths among poor, cold-hit people at a village of Thakurgaon sadar upazila on Thursday. Blankets were distributed among 70 families in the village of Paschim Kujishahar (Hindupara) village of Ruhia union under Thakurgaon Sadar Upazila. Thakurgaon Sadar Upazila Nirbahi Officer (UNO) Abdullah Al Mamun distributed the blankets as the chief guest.
Among others Badrul Islam Biplob, president of Northern Federal Journalist Council Thakurgaon Branch, Salma Begum, local UP member and Rafiqul Islam, general secretary of Jubo League were present at the time.
Residents of the village were happy to receive the blankets. Sirajul Islam, an elderly resident of the village said they couldn’t sleep due to the chilling cold and he was very happy to receive the blanket. Earlier, the UNO Abdullah Al Mamun distributed worm cloths to more than half a hundred people in the village of Velajan in Thakurgaon Sadar upazila.