Elderly care

 217 elders of Hobokhali union, Narail received financial assistance and other goods

Date 04/02/2019

The event was held in order to distribute financial assistance, warm clothing and blankets along with other goods amongst 217 seniors of Hobokhali union of Narail Sadar. The event was organized by Alternative Development Initiative (ADI) and funded by PKSF and was held at the Enrich (Shomridhi) office of ADI on the noon of 4th February 2019.

In the event, 95 seniors received an amount of Taka Two Thousand and Four Hundred

(TK 600/month for 4 months) as financial assistance accumulating to a total of Taka 1

lakh and 80 thousand. 2 members received two wheelchairs, 20 received comod chairs,

20 received adjustable stainless steel walking sticks, 50 received winter clothing and 50

members received blankets.


The event was attended by Mohsen Ara Begum, the Executive Director of Alternative Development Initiative; Chief guest Salma Selim, UNO of Narail Sadar; Special Guest was the Chairman of Hobokhali Union Md. Reyajul Islam Chanchol. The event was also attended by Hobokhali Union Probin Committee Chairperson, former freedom fighter Nur Mohammad Malik.

Other notable attendants were staff of ADI namely, Iqbal Hossain and Md. Anisur Rahman, Assistant Directors; Aliur Rahman, Zonal Manager; Rahul Rahman, Assistant Manager (ITC); Aminur Rahman, Regional Manager; Enrich program staff Md. Sahidur Zaman and Probin program officer Md. Nuruzzaman.

The event was attended by senior residents of various socio-economic groups of Narail Sadar.