- Monday, July 19, 2021 / 134 Time View
Md. Sharifuzzaman, Basail (Tangail): Free sewing machines have been distributed in Basail, Tangail to create self-employment among the destitute and extremely poor women. The machine was distributed among a total of 50 poor women in 6 unions and 1 municipality of the upazila by a joint initiative of the Upazila Parishad and the administration.
The sewing machines were distributed at noon on Monday (July 19) at the Upazila Parishad auditorium. These sewing machines were distributed with the funding of Asian Development Bank through the Women’s Development Forum under the Annual Development Program for the financial year 2020-21.
Basail Upazila Nirbahi Officer Manzur Hossain presided over the function as the chief guest. Zoaherul Islam. Chairman of Upazila Parishad Kazi Alid Islam, Vice Chairman of Upazila Parishad Alhaj Shahadat Hossain Khan, Molly Akter, Acting President of Upazila Awami League Shamsul Alam, Joint Convener of Municipal Awami League Rajib and others were present as special guests.