Maintaining the health guidelines, the relief packets were given to them.
The headmaster of Madanpur Alor Pathshala, Akthar Hossain, and the vice headmaster, Saiful Islam, assistant teacher Al Amin, Azgar Hossain, Aktar Hossain, Prothom Alo’s Bhola correspondent Md Neyamotullah, vice president of Bhola Bondhushava M Helal Uddin, Harun Ur Rashid, member Nasir Uddin Shuvo and Md Shimul were present at the event.
Resident of Madanpur village, Moffazzal Haque, said 60 per cent soybean of his land has been damaged in the saline water. He only harvested three maunds of soybean from the farmland even though the yield was supposed to be 45 maunds. The price of each maund of soybean is Tk 1,500. So, he is in serious crisis.
Prothom Alo Trust has handed over a gift bag to him containing rice, sugar, oil, potato, lentil and soap that would help him to survive for quite a few days.