On the occasion of Mujib Year, more than 350 families from the helpless, poor, landless and homeless uprooted people are getting shelter in 6 unions of Amtali upazila of Barguna.
Out of the helpless poor and homeless families of 6 unions of the upazila, 52 families have got a place to live in the first phase as a gift from the Prime Minister. Within the next month, 350 more families of the upazila will get shelter.
In 1996, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina started rehabilitation of the homeless and landless through the Asrayan project. At the beginning of the Mujib year, the Prime Minister announced that no one would be homeless in this country. In that light, the helpless and the homeless are gradually getting houses.
Upazila Awami League general secretary of the mayor. Matiar Rahman said it was a revolutionary announcement by the Prime Minister to build houses for the homeless. From the beginning of her political life, the Prime Minister has been working for the poor and helpless people in the ideology of Father Mujib.
Upazila Executive Officer. Asaduzzaman said that in the first phase, 52 homeless and helpless families of 6 unions of the upazila have been given shelter. In the second phase, 350 more families will be given shelter.
Barguna-1 seat Parliament Add. Dhirendra Debnath Shambhu said on his mobile phone, homeless families have got their dream abode on the occasion of Mujib Year. Hundreds of houses are awaiting construction at Barguna Sadar-Amtali-Taltali. Homeless people will find their nest of peace. Will feel state guardianship.
He further said that as a worthy child of a worthy father, the Hon’ble Prime Minister has devoted himself to the welfare of the poor and helpless people in the ideals of his father.
He warned that those who would build the house should do so honestly. If they commit any irregularity in the construction of the house, they will not be given any kind of discount.
Buraburi UP chairman Abu Taleb Sarkar has been suspended for changing the date of birth in Ulipur, Kurigram, to a 9th class girl for child marriage. Last Tuesday (December 15) Senior Assistant Secretary of the Ministry of Local Government, Rural Development and Cooperatives. The decision was announced in an order signed by Abu Jafar Ripon.
On November 1 (Sunday), the 45-year-old chairman forged the date of birth and married Osman Gani Sarkar alias Bachchu, a disabled 9th class student of Baksiganj Rajibia High School in Dolan village of the same union. When the news of child marriage was published in various national dailies and online portals including the voice of the daily Kale, a storm of criticism arose across the country. Later the matter was investigated by the Upazila Nirbahi Officer and found to be true. According to the investigation report (December 15), he was suspended.
Upazila Nirbahi Officer Nur-e-Jannat Rumi on Thursday (December 18th) admitted receiving an expulsion order from Buraburi UP chairman Abu Taleb Sarkar.