Summit stands by daily wage earners

Published : 30 Mar 2020 08:10 PM | Updated : 07 Sep 2020 10:59 PM

BP Business Desk 

The country’s infrastructure conglomerate Summit Group has contributed Taka Three Crore to the Prime Minister's Relief and Welfare Fund to fight the coronavirus pandemic. The Principal Secretary to the Prime Miminister Dr Ahmad Kaikaus received the cheque on behalf of her office. 

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina thanked the organisations and individuals that donated to her relief and welfare fund given Bangladesh has a substantial population of day-labourers and daily wage earners who depend on daily income for their survival.

 Meanwhile, during this coronavirus crisis Summit Group had presented five thermal scanners for identifying people with high temperature in a crowd in the airport and Prime Minister’s Office and; expecting to give additional two thermal scanners to the government soon.  

The shipment for two thousand high quality protective suits and fifty thousand masks especially made for this purpose are on its way from China. Summit is also supporting SEID Trust based in Kamrangirchar, Dhaka to provide support to poor disable children who are more vulnerable than the general population.