One non-governmental organization (NGO) RDRS is providing financial support to the poor and meritorious students who passed S.S.C examination this year. The students were short listed from across six upazilas of the district.
A total of Tk. 0.3 million were awarded to 28 students, each of whom received Tk. 12,000. Deputy Commissioner (DC), Nilphamari Khaled Rahim distributed checks among the students on 15 July 2017.
Presided over by program coordinator of RDRS Nilphamari Unit Rashedur Arefin, the award distribution ceremony was attended by DC Khaled Rahim as chief guest, micro credit coordinator RDRS Golam Mostofa and programme coordinator of school feeding Anando Kumar Pal as invited guests.