Bashundhara Group provides 25,000 masks for police
Peoples Time Desk
Bashundhara Group (BG) has provided Dhaka Metropolitan Police (DMP) North Traffic Division with 25,000 masks to tackle the coronavirus situation.
Bashundhara Group Managing Director Sayem Sobhan Anvir and Vice Chairman Safwan Sobhan Tasvir handed over the safety kits to Deputy Commissioner of DMP North Traffic Division Saiful Islam on Saturday morning.
The law enforcers need the masks for discharging duties amid the coronavirus endemic.
Earlier on Wednesday, Bashundhara Group (BG) gave 1,000 PPE and 50,000 masks to Directorate General of Medical Service (DGMS).
As part of corporate social responsibility, Bashundhara Group is going to establish a 5,000-bed hospital for treatment of corona patients.
The group has also donated Tk 100 million (10 crore) to the Prime Minister’s Relief Fund.
Necessary work to establish the hospital is underway as Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina accepted the proposal of Bashundhara Group.
The 12th Engineer Battalion of Bangladesh Army and officials of the health ministry have already visited the site of the hospital and expressed satisfaction with the facilities.