Union Parishad of Salandar distributed blankets among the children of an orphanage in Thakurgaon on Wednesday afternoon as cold had been increasing in the district for a few days.
Thakurgaon Superintendent of Police (SP) Moniruzzaman distributed the blankets as the chief guest at ‘Bishwa Islam Mission’ Orphanage at Salandar union under Sadar upazila.
Among others, Thakurgaon Sadar Police Station Officer-in-Charge (OC) Tanvirul Islam, Salandar UP Chairman Mahbub Alam Mukul, Union Members and authorities of the orphanage were present at the time.
Orphan children were delighted to receive the blankets. They said it was difficult to sleep because of the severe cold. They also thanked the invited guests.