October 20, 2021, 1:21 am
Patuakhali Correspondent: Food assistance has been provided to the families of 50 unemployed fishermen at the initiative of Bangladesh Army under the 65-day ban announced by the government at sea. Army members of the 49th Field Regiment Artillery of the 8th Artillery Brigade, at the initiative of the 7th Infantry Division of Patuakhali Sheikh Hasina Cantonment, delivered the aid to the fishermen’s houses near Kuakata beach at 11am on Wednesday.
Lt. In the presence of Colonel Mohammad Aminul Islam (PSC), the Army members distributed 5 kg of rice, 2 kg of pulses, 2 kg of flour, 2 kg of soybeans and 1 kg of salt to each family. Lt. Colonel Mohammad Aminul Islam said that in future such assistance will continue among the helpless people at the initiative of Bangladesh Army.