News Desk : dhakamirror.com
To cultivate the habit of reading various books alongside textbooks among the underprivileged children, this year Bkash has distributed 50,000 books to 74 organisations including schools, voluntary organisations working for underprivileged and disadvantaged children.
Bkash collected a part of these books from visitors, writers and readers at Bangla Academy book fair, super shop outlets of Agora and Meena Bazar, corporate and media organisations, all Bkash customer care, customer care centres and Bkash office premises, said a press release on Sunday.
The rest of the books have been added by Bkash’s own fund and all 50,000 books were distributed through non-profitable organisation Obhizatrik Foundation.
These books have been distributed to various non-profitable organisations and libraries such as — Nirvoy Foundation, Odommo 19, Charulata, Alor Dishari School, Ignite Foundation, Alor Dhara School, Dream School, Alor Bhubon Library,
Khilgaon Pathshala, Sobar Pathshala, Hate Khori Foundation, Taqwa Foundation, Station Library, Help School and Obhizatrik Foundation’s schools.
Bkash has been continuing its book collection initiative since 2020. Under the initiative, 72,500 books have been distributed till now.