Rajshahi Zila Parishad distributed cheques worth around Tk 2.93 crore to 210 development projects in Rajshahi on Thursday.
The parishad distributed cheques for the financial support and for infrastructure development purposes of various educational institutions, mosques, temple and Eidgahs in fiscal 2017-18 under the Annual Development Programme.
Zila parishad chairman Muhammad Ali Sarker attended the cheques distribution ceremony as the chief guest. Chief executive officer Mahbubur Rahman, secretary Khandaker Mahbubur Rahman, panel chairman Naimul Huda and members Abdus Salam and Abul Fazal Pramanik also spoke.
City unit general secretary of Bangladesh Awami League Dablu Sarker and district unit secretary Md Asaduzzaman were also present.
Muhammad Ali Sarker urged the cheque recipients to put in their best efforts for proper and successful implementation of the projects so that the targeted people could reap the benefits of the projects.
He said that the zila parishad had been working relentlessly for supplementing the government endeavours to build a digital Bangladesh.
Ali Sarker urged the project heads to discharge their duties with utmost sincerity and honesty so that hundred per cent work on the projects were implemented.
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