Sale of hygienic and pure Iftar items began in Rangpur divisional city on Tuesday for the holy month of Ramadan at twenty- one reputed hotels and restaurants, reports BSS.
Additional Police Commissioner of Rangpur Metropolitan Police Abu Sufian inaugurated selling of hygienic Iftar items by cutting ribbon at a function followed by discussion arranged on ‘Kosturi Restaurant’ premises in the city as the chief guest.
Rangpur Chamber of Commerce and Industry (RCCI) and District Hotel and Restaurant Owners’ Association (DHROA) jointly took the initiative and completed preparations for selling pure and hygienic Iftar item at twenty-one selling centres in the city.
Presided over by Acting President of RCCI Mostoba Hossain Ripon, its Director Zulfiquer Ali Khan Bhutto and DHROA President Abdul Mazid Khokan addressed the events. RCCI Directors Reaz Shaheed Shovan, Obaidur Rahman Ratan, Amjad Hossain Chowdhury and former Director Akbar Ali, Proprietor of ‘Kosturi Restaurant’ Aiyub Ali Sarker, owners of hotels and restaurants were present.
Earlier, the RCCI authority distributed necessary materials, aprons, caps, hand gloves, price lists and certified festoons among owners of twenty-one pure and hygienic Iftar selling centres to properly implement the intuitive.
Under the initiative, RCCI motivated owners of these twenty-one major hotels and restaurants of the city for preparing, selling and packaging of the pure and hygienic Iftar items. The chief guest lauded the RCCI and DHROA authorities for taking the noble initiative on greater interests of public health and put importance on coordinated efforts of all concerned to make the city free from adulterated foods.
Talking to BSS, common consumers Abdur Rahman, Yasmin Islam and many others appreciated the initiative of selling pure and hygienic Iftar items during the month of Ramadan at twenty-one reputed hotels and restaurants of the city.
Meanwhile, hundreds of people thronged the pure and hygienic Iftar selling centres here since this afternoon on first day of the holy Ramadan month to purchase their Iftar items of own choice at fair prices.