Bangladesh : Relief work in Barisal after cyclone Fani, before the Eid Festival

Bangladesh Krishok Federation and Bangladesh Kishai Sabha distributed Eid materials among the poor members of the organizations in Barisal, affected by cyclone Fani.

Banner for the distribution of relief material.

The members are from different points of Barisal, such as Rasulpurchar, Palashpurchar, Sujonpurchar, Korapur, etc. Labors working in the ice machine also joined them in order to collect Eid materials.

Bangladesh Krishok Federation General Secretary Zayed Iqbal Khan, Bangladesh Floating Women Labor Union President Nahar Parvin Runu, Bangladesh Kishani Sabha local leader Sumona, Asha, Lucky Akter and local civil society leader Supriyo Datto took part in distribution process of Eid stuff among the poor people.

This distribution came about today 1 June 2019 in the morning. Cyclone affected members are extremely happy to get the Eid material in the eve of festival taking place most possibly on 6 June 2019. They are too poor to buy this simple essentials for Eid Festival which has more cultural aspect than religion.

The recipient people did not get any government support after cyclone Fani had hit the area as they do not belong the the ruling party. Therefore they have been going through a miserable lives in term of food stuff. They approached many authorities to get help but failed. Getting support from the organization before the Eid their faces are endowed with smile. At least they can ride over the time of Eid with this food materials. The food materials include traditional vermicelli, sugar, milk and some spices, etc.

Women leaders of the organizations giving away the Eid stuff to the cyclone affected members of BKF and BKS.

Bangladesh Krishok Federation General Secretary Comrade Zayed Iqbal Khan handing over the relief to the Cyclone Fani affected members of the organization.

Affected people are with Zid stuff.

Affected people are happy getting some stuff in eve of Eid festival.

Most of the relief recipient are actually female members.

Female members who received already.

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