“Now we have been making an attempt to ship allowances on to the beneficiaries for a while, in order that they will use the cash as per their wants,” she stated.
The premier stated this whereas inaugurating allowances distribution ceremony at Bangabandhu Worldwide Convention Centre (BICC), becoming a member of nearly from her official residence Gono Bhaban.
She stated the federal government needs to offer allowances immediately to varied segments of deprived individuals, and the disbursement is being finished by way of cell monetary service (MFS) operators Nagad and bKash.
Mentioning that the Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman had initiated programmes for rural individuals akin to rural social welfare exercise to alter the destiny and livelihood of individuals, Sheikh Hasina stated Awami League — after coming to energy — has taken up the unfinished schemes of Bangabandhu and is working for individuals’s welfare.
The allowances got immediately by way of MFS, following G2P system, among the many aged, widowed and deserted ladies, and financially bancrupt bodily challenged individuals. Training stipends to the bodily challenged college students are additionally being distributed underneath the SSN programmes.
Deputy Commissioners of Chandpur, Pirojpur, Lalmonirhat and Netrakona districts had been linked with the distribution ceremony the place members of the parliament, superintendents of police, chairmen of Zila Parishad, Awami League leaders and officers involved had been current.
Beneficiaries additionally talked with the Prime Minister and expressed their gratitude for the allowances.
They stated it will facilitate them to spend the cash simply to fulfil their wants.
Social Welfare Minister Nuruzzaman Ahmed, MP additionally spoke on the event the place social welfare secretary Mohammad Jainul Bari gave the welcome speech.
Principal Secretary to the Prime Minister Dr Ahmad Kaikaus moderated the occasion.