Govt working for eliminating poverty: Khasru

NETRAKONA, State Minister for fisheries and livestock Ashraf Ali Khan Khasru today said the government has taken various safetynet programmes for eliminating poverty in the country.

We are implementing various development programmes for lifting the people

out of poverty, he made the comments while distributing CISheets and bank

cheques among the povertystricken people in the conference room of Netrakona

Sadar upazila parishad.

Netrakona Sadar upazila parishad arranged the function for distributing 113

bundles of CISheets and bank cheques amounting to Taka three lakh and thirty

nine thousand among the poor people.

Chaired by upazila nirbahi officer (UNO) Netrakona Sumonara Mojid, the

function was addressed, among others, by chairman of Netrakona Sadar upazila

parishad professor Tafsiruddin Khan and chairman of Medni union parishad

Zillur Rahman Numan.

Source: Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS)