Free distribution of vegetable seeds, livestock by Caritas in Lama
Non-governmental organization Caritas Agro Ecology Project-2 of Chittagong region of Bangladesh has distributed free vegetable seeds, livestock and materials for making organic fertilizers among the beneficiaries with the aim of socio-economic development in Lama Upazila of Bandarban on Friday.
These were provided to 104 poor beneficiary families of 25 paras, including the small population groups of remote hilly areas of Rupsipara, Fansiakhali and Lama Sadar Union of the upazila. These include goats, pigs, each with different vegetable seeds, chickens, earthworms and liquid materials for organic fertilizer production.
On Friday , in a distribution ceremony in the remote hilly Anghladuri neighborhood of Rupsipara Union, the field officer of the project said. Mamun Sikder, field assistant Nirta Tangchongya, Rintu Chakma and journalist Md. Nurul Karim Arman, Para Karbari Dhungching Marma and others were present.
In this regard, the field officer of the project. Mamun Sikder said that the materials including livestock, vegetable seeds obtained from the Agro Ecology project will play a helpful role in improving the socio-economic conditions of the beneficiaries.
Field officer Mamun Sikder also said that these materials will be distributed to about 102 more families under this ongoing programme.