171 homeless families got houses in Sherpur
Sherpur (Bogura) Correspondent
Prime Minister's declaration that "not a single person in the country will remain homeless".
In order to implement the program of handing over the remainder of the third phase and the designated houses of the fourth phase along with the land to the beneficiary families as a gift from Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina under the Ashrayan-2 project was auspiciously inaugurated on March 20, at 10.30 am.
The opening ceremony was held in informal atmosphere through video conference at Sherpur Upazila Auditorium. Upazila executive officer Sanjida Sultana, project implementation officer Shamsunnahar Shiuly and upazila administration officials was present there.
Among others Vice Chairman Alhaj Shah Jamal Siraji, livestock officer Dr.Raihan PAA, project implementation officer Shamsunnahar Shiuly, heads of educational institutions, chairman of various unions, freedom fighters, media workers, public representatives and beneficiaries of the project from various unions.
Independent Bangladesh has completed 50 years of great victory. Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman took the conviction to make the then poor Bangladesh stand up to the world. Today he is remembered with respect by the hardworking people of this country. Because, he dreamed of prosperity of this nation. Bangabandhu's daughter Hon'ble Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina is committed to implement the unfinished plans and dreams left by Bangabandhu. Today, the fourth step of that dream is realized through his announcement.
"Not a single person of Bangladesh will be homeless in the year of Mujib" - To implement this announcement of the Honorable Prime Minister, under the implementation program of the Directorate of Disaster Management under the Ministry of Disaster Management and Relief, 2 percent of the landless people will be built under the construction project of disaster resistant houses.
In order to rehabilitate the landless and homeless families by constructing single houses by providing Khas Zamin, in Bogra like all over the country in session 2022-2023, each landless and homeless family has two semi-furnished rooms, kitchen, attached toilet, utility space, on a plot of 20 feet by 22 feet width, in front open balcony. According to upazila sources, a total of 171 landless and homeless families allocated in 2 phases of the 4th phase in Sherpur upazila will be handed over houses along with land.
Among them, 26 in Kusumbi Union, 4 in Garidah Union, 8 in Khamarkandi Union, 30 in Mirzapur and Shahabandigi Union, 82 in Vishalpur Union, 4 in Bhavanipur Union and 17 in Sughat Union are being transferred among a total of 171 families.
In this regard, the Upazila Nirbahi Officer Sanjida Sultana said that under the general direction of the District Commissioner , all the works including the registration of accepted documents, the completion of the registration and the issuance of the house grant certificate have been completed. At the end of the inauguration, the constructed houses along with the land will be distributed among the beneficiaries according to the list.
Today, everyone's voice is determined to move Bangladesh forward by leaving the non-communal forces behind.