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PM opens world's biggest housing scheme for homeless

Staff Correspondent
23 January 2021, Sat
Published: 11:57 Updated: 12:08

PM opens world's biggest housing scheme for homeless

Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has inaugurated the distribution of houses among 66,189 landless and homeless families under Ashrayan-2 Project.

The premier inaugurated the distribution ceremony virtually from her official Ganabhaban residence on Saturday morning. It is the world's biggest ever scheme for providing shelter to homeless people.

A total of 66,189 houses have been built at a cost of Taka 1,168 crore for homeless people as part of the governmentÕs initiative to bring all homeless families under housing facility during Mujib Barsho with the slogan, "None will be left homeless".

One lakh more houses will also be distributed among homeless people in the next month.

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