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Govt provides relief assistance to more than 6 crore people

 Staff Correspondent daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 06:10 PM, 31 May 2020  

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The government has continued relief assistance to alleviate the suffering of the general people across the country due to the coronavirus disaster. So far, the government has provided relief to more than 6 crore people from more than 1.15 crore families across the country.

According to the district administration of 64 districts, 1,92,000 metric tons of rice have been allocated across the country till May 30. 

The number of beneficiary families is 1,37,66,000 and the beneficiary population is 6,15,49,000.

More than 110 crore takas has been allocated in cash. Tk 72,55,99,000 of these have been distributed. The number of beneficiary families is 81,62,000 and the number of beneficiary people is 3,75,11,858. 

Tk 23,94,000 has been allocated as baby food aid and so far Tk 18,54,35,000 has been distributed. The number of beneficiary families is 5,91,867 and the number of people is 12,59,000.

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