United Group, one of the largest socio-economic infrastructure based business houses of Bangladesh, donated TK 5 Crores to the Prime Minister’s Relief & Welfare Fund on Sunday, April 5, 2020 to help combat the coronavirus outbreak in the country and for the citizens exposed to the outbreak.
Mr. Hasan Mahmood Raja and Mr. Moinuddin Hasan Rashid, Chairman and Managing Director of United Group respectively, handed over the cheque to Dr. Ahmad Kaikaus, Principal Secretary to the Prime Minister.
United Group also volunteered to construct 1,000 houses for the underprivileged and develop the capacity and infrastructure of 30 to 50 Upazilla Health Complexes for the Government through United Trust, the social welfare organ of United Group. This development would be part of the Government’s drive to provide primary medical services, improve accessibility to such medical services and to provide social protection to the underprivileged and vulnerable citizens of the nation whose means of living have been affected by the COVID-19 pandemic.
Honorable Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina attended the ceremony through video conferencing from Ganabhaban. The Prime Minister thanked United Group, including other organizations, for its contribution to the Prime Minister’s Relief and Welfare Fund.