BDRCS, Islami Bank conduct relief operations in Netrakona


NETRAKONA, July 21, 2017 (BSS)-The district unit of Bangladesh Red Crescent Society (BDRCS) and Netrakona branch of Islami Bank conducted relief operations in the flash flood-hit Haor areas of Mohangnaj, Modan, Khaliajury and Kalmakanda upazilas of the district during the last two days.

The BDRCS sources said here today, a relief team of Netrakona Red Crescent Society distributed Taka 32 lakh among the 800 flood-hit families of the aforesaid Haor areas of the district Thursday.

Vice-president of the BDRCS Netrakona district unit Bazlul Kader Shahjahan and general secretary Gazi Muzammel Haque Tuku led the relief team.

A team of the Islamic Bank of Netrakona branch also distributed Taka 7,50,000 in cash and food worth about Taka 30 lakh among the 1500 flood-affected poor families in the Haor areas of the district.

Vice-president of the Islamic Bank Mymensingh zone Abu Sayed Mohhammad Idris and manager of the Islamic Bank of Netrakona branch Ruhul Amin and other bank officials conducted the relief operation.