Sles of milk, egg, meat at fair prices start in Natore

Sales of milk, eggs and meat like

other parts of the country started at fair prices in Sadar upazila of

the district today.

Respective district administrations and district livestock

department are jointly implementing the selling activities in

collaboration with the Livestock and Dairy Development Project and the

Bangladesh Dairy Farmers Association and Bangladesh Poultry Farmers

Association aimed at ensuring nutrition to people for enhancing their

immunity to cope with the COVID-19 pandemic situation.

Deputy Commissioner (DC) Md. Shahriaz inaugurated the program in a

simple ceremony arranged on behalf of the district livestock

department in Madrasa Mor area this morning.

District Livestock Officer Dr. Golam Mostafa and Additional

Superintendent of Police Mir Asaduzzaman, Sadar Upazila Nirbahi

Officer Md. Jahangir Alam and upazila Livestock Officer Dr. Md. Selim

Uddin were present on the occasion.

Speaking on the occasion, Md Shahriaz urged the authorities

concerned to ensure a coordinated management to conduct the programme

successfully to enable people in purchasing milk, eggs and meat easily

in a hassle-free way to meet their nutrition and increase immune


Under the programme, 500 liters of milk, 2,000 pieces of eggs and

250-kg of chicken meat will be sold in mobile pickup vans at important

places of the city from 9 am every day, Upazila Livestock Officer Dr

Md Selim Uddin said.

The process of starting activities in other upazilas is also

underway, the district livestock officer added.

Source: Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS)