Wheel chairs were formally distributed among physical disabled persons by Kurigram Zila Parishad in the eve of birth day of Bangabandhu Sheikh Muzibur Rahman in Zila Parishad office premises at 11 am on Thursday (March 17). Funded by Zila Parishad a total 34 wheel chair were distributed. The physical disabled persons received such wheel chair as per official system.
A discussion meeting was also held there where chairman of Zila Parishad and also president of Kurigram district unit of Awami League former MP Alhaj Jafar Ali was present as the chief guest while Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Faridul Islam was presided over the meeting. Assistant Engineer of Zila Parishad Mizanur Rahman and office staff were also present.
Zila Parishad member Mahbuba Begum Lovely, Sheuly Begum, Ekramul Haque Bulbul, secretary of Kurigram Sports Organization Abu Mohammad Sayed Hasan Loban and political leaders spoke among others.
The speakers said Zila Parishad performs many welfare activities for poor and unemployed persons such as sewing training, computer training, computer and laptop distribution for poor and meritorious students, musical instruments, scratch, wheel chair for physical disabled poor persons and financial help for various purposes.
Earlier Zila Parishad office staff led by chairman of Zila Parishad Alhaj Jafar Ali and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Faridul Islam placed floral writhe to the portrait of Bangabandhu Sheikh Muzibur Rahman at Trimohoni area under Sadar upazila in the morning. Art competition for children, prize giving ceremony and cultural function were also held in the conference room of Zila Parishad.
Kurigram District Administration performed various program in the whole day including hoisting national flag, placing floral writhe in the portrait of Bangabandhu Sheikh Muzibur Rahman at Shadhinatar Bijoy Stambha in front of Kurigram Stadium, blood donation in the Hospital, discussion meeting and cultural organization.
Doa Mahfil, essay competition, discussion meeting and cultural function were also held in educational institutes in upazila levels. Special prayers also held in all mosques, temples and church, lighting in all offices, playing for children, cutting cake and organizing of Mela(Festival) in Shadhinatar Bajoy Stambho of Outer Stadium.