Amir Hossain Amu, Hon’ble Minister, Ministry of Industries, in a stipend distribution ceremony of Muslim Aid with the financial assistance of ECHO-USA encouraged 106 recipients as part of a total of 305 students from universities and colleges to get them prepared as the high demanding technically sound manpower. The Minister expressed satisfaction over Muslim Aid’s work and he also suggested to increase its service coverage for the people in need in future.
Summary of total 305 Stipend distribution with the support of ECHO-USA in Bangladesh in 2017:
- August | Rangpur: 27
- September | Barisal: 41, Jessore: 44
- October | Chittagong: 7
- December | Patuakhali: 80, Dhaka: 106
In most of the places distributions have been made in presence of representatives from government administration, local government bodies and public representatives along with the parents and local communities.