1,319 families in Chapainawabganj to get houses
Published: 01:15 PM, 10 January 2021
As many as 1,319 shelterless families would get houses in Chapainawabganj district as a gift of the Mujib Borsho by Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina. These houses are being constructed under Ashrayan-2 project.
The construction of 130 houses in Chapainawabganj Sadar Upazila, 737 houses in Shibganj Upazila, 95 houses in Gomostapur Upazila, 200 houses in Nachole Upazila and 157 houses in Bholahat Upazila nears completion, the Chapainawabganj district administration sources said.
The Additional Deputy Commissioner of Chapainawabganj AKM Tazkir-uz-Zaman said that Chapainawabganj district and the five Upazila administrations have been monitoring the construction work so that it can be completed by January 15 as the Prime Minister is likely to inaugurate the distribution of the houses all over Bangladesh on coming January 20.
Each tin-shed house with two rooms, a kitchen and an attached bathroom is being constructed at a cost of Tk 1,71,000.
Chapainawabganj district administration has added Tk 10,000 more for the construction of each of the houses in order to make the houses stronger and more long-lasting, he added.