More 836 families to get Ashrayan houses in Khulna

Published : 20 Mar 2023 08:28 PM

Government is going to distribute new houses in fourth phase of the Ashrayan-2 project among 836 landless families in Khulna on March 22.

As a part of the country wide programmes, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina virtually will inaugurate the programme from Ganabhaban as the chief guest on Wednesday.

Deputy Commissioner Md Khondo­kar Yasir Arefin has revealed it in a press briefing at the deputy commissioner's conference room in Khulna city on Monday.

Earlier, the Government has distributed 922 houses in first phase, 1,351 houses in second phase and 827 houses in third phase under the Ashrayan-2 project respectively.

The remained houses will be distributed later, he said, adding that Bangladesh Army has rehabitalised 153 landless people in Terokhada, Paikgachha and Dakop upazilas and Whip of the Parliament Panchanan Biswas, MP, has rehabitalised 2 landless people in Dakop upazila in Khulna.

Among the beneficiaries of the fourth phase, 200 families are from Dumuria, 180 from Dighalia, 90 from Terokhada, 80 from Batiaghata, 75 from Rupsha, 66 from Paikgacha, 75 from Dacope, and lastly 70 families are from Fultala upazila of the district.

Additional deputy commissioners, Journalists, among others, attended the press briefing.