A total of 521 slum households in the city received grants of around Tk 26.05 lakh for attaining economic emancipation through income-generation activities. Urban Partnership for Poverty Reduction Project distributed chaques for stimulating the slum community towards goat rearing and small business for uplifting
The Rajshahi city slum dwellers are going to have improved housing and solar streets facilities. The city mayor, AHM Khairuzzaman Liton, revealed this while distributing bank chaques worth Tk 2.52 crore for eco-friendly infrastructural improvement for the slum communities. Urban Partnership for Poverty Reduction Project
Slum dwellers in the Rajshahi city on Tuesday received Tk 2.23 crore for their settlement improvement along with uplifting living and livelihood condition. The grants were disbursed among 67 Community Development Committees of 11 clusters under the project of Urban Partnership for Poverty Reduction (UPPR).