RANGPUR Jatiya Sangsad Speaker Dr Shirin Sharmin
Chaudhury, MP, today urged all to work unitedly for improving the living
standard of common people.
Bangladesh is moving forward successfully under the able leadership of
Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina and the present government is working
relentlessly to improve the living standards of the grassroots people, she
She said while addressing a function, arranged at Pirganj Government High
School ground, to distribute blankets among 3,000 helpless, distressed and
cold-hit people of all 15 unions of Pirganj upazila in her Rangpur-6
(Pirganj) constituency as the chief guest.
The Speaker said the lawmakers are working sincerely under the leadership
and direction of Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina to ensure all necessary
facilities for the common people across the country.
Distribution of warm clothes among cold-affected people is underway as
part of distribution of various allowances among elderly people, pregnant
mothers, freedom fighter and other poor and distressed people in the
society, she said.
The grassroots people are now living a better than before, she mentioned.
The hardship of the helpless people of Pirganj upazila, due to cold wave,
will be reduced through distribution of winter clothes among them, she said,
adding that distribution of warm clothes in the upazila will continue during
this winter season.
With Pirganj Upazila Nirbahi Officer T M Momin in the chair, President of
Pirganj upazila Awami League (AL) Advocate Azizur Rahman Ranga, its General
Secretary and Pirganj municipal Mayor Abu Saleh Md. Tazimul Islam Shamim,
Pirganj upazila Chairman Noor Mohammad Mondal, its Vice-chairman Shafiur
Rahman Mondal Milon, President of district Chhatra League Mehede Hassan Rony,
leaders of the district, municipal and upazila units of AL and its associate
bodies and local elite were present.
Source: Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS)