Nagad, the mobile financial wing of the Postal Department, has provided safety gears to the frontline Covid fighters of Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University, states a press release.
Nagad's Executive Director Md. Shafayet Alam handed over 600 PPE, 1,000 sanitizers, and 4,000 KN95 masks to BSMMU Vice-Chancellor Professor Dr. Md. Sharfuddin Ahmed on Wednesday morning at the university.
Professor Md. Sharfuddin Ahmed thanked Nagad for its initiative, "In this pandemic giving such gifts for the protection of the doctors and nurses is a noble gesture by Nagad. These personal protection materials will help us and undoubtedly will protect our doctors and nurses." He also expressed hope that Nagad would continue this type of activity in the future.
Nagad's Executive Director Md Shafayet Alam said, during the pandemic, every member of Nagad feels proud for being with such a prestigious organization like BSMMU. He pledged to the BSMMU authority to continue such activities in the future and also urged the authority to incorporate Nagad into its social welfare activities.
BSMMU Pro-Vice-Chancellor (Administration) Professor Dr. AKM Mosharraf Hossain, Pro-Vice-Chancellor (Academic) Professor Dr. Mohd. Zahid Hussain, Pro Vice-Chancellor (Research & Development) Professor Dr. Muhammad Rafiqul Alam, Director (Hospital) Brig. Gen. Dr. Md. Nazrul Islam Khan, Treasurer Professor Dr. Mohammed Atiqur Rahman also attended the event.
Nagad's Head of External Affairs Lieutenant Colonel (Retd) Md Kousar Soukat Ali, Head of LEA Lieutenant Colonel (Retd) Mohammad Hasan-Ur-Rashid Been Mosharrof, General Manager LEA DIG (Retd) M Mahbub Alam and Deputy General Manager of External Affairs Squadron Leader (Retd) Asma Alamgir were also present in the occasion.