|Published : 27 Nov 2016, 18:37:44|
India to give financial assistance to schools, temples in Madaripur
India is set to provide an amount of Tk 23 million for developing several schools and temples in Madaripur, reports BSS citing an official release from the Indian High Commission.
The Indian government would provide the amount under two Memorandums of Understanding (MoUs) signed by officials of the two countries at a function at the district, the release added.
Shipping Minister Shajahan Khan and Indian High Commissioner to Bangladesh Harsh Vardhan Shringla.
Under the agreements, it said developments of Charmuguria Merchant High School, Bir Muktijodha Shajahan Khan College and Charmuguria Kalibari Mondir will be undertaken in Madaripur Sadar Upzila at a cost of Tk 13.5 million.
Another Tk 9.5 million would be provided for developments of Kapali Jubo Shango Radha Krishno Durga and Gonesnh Pagol Mandir, Kadambari Union College and auditorium in Gonesh Pagol Ashrom and construction of Amgram Radha Krishno Mondir in Rajoir of the district.
After signing of the MoUs, the minister along with the envoy visited the sites where the development works will be undertaken.
"The entire proposed development or construction works is scheduled to be completed in eight months and will help the rural populace of the district," the statement said. - IH