The Sheikh Hasina Youth Volunteer Award for her work as a volunteer in Corona has been received from the consumer rights organization Conscious Consumers Society (CCS) ‘s Corona-based volunteer platform’ Corona Volunteer ‘. The current name of the volunteer in Corona is ‘CCS Volunteer’.
The award was presented to 162 individuals and organizations from around 4 million contestants from 69 countries on Thursday (December 30th) at the Ottoman Memorial Auditorium in the capital. Moulvibazar district coordinator Md. Took part in the award on behalf of CCS volunteers. Ashraful Islam.
The Ministry of Youth and Sports organized the ‘Sheikh Hasina Youth Volunteer Award 2020’ in the name of the Prime Minister for the first time under the Dhaka OIC Youth Capital 2020 to recognize the humanitarian contribution of the volunteers during the Corona period. The year-end program of Dhaka OIC Youth Capital 2020 was concluded on Thursday. The President joined from Bangabhaban as the chief guest. Abdul Hamid.
State Minister for Youth and Sports. Foreign Minister Dr. Zahid Ahsan Russell was present as a special guest in the presidency. Ake Abdul Momen, Minister of Youth Affairs of the Tatarstan Republic of the Russian Federation Timur Suleimanov, Minister of Youth and Sports of the Maldives Ahmed Mahlouf, ICYF President Taha Ayhan and Senior Secretary of the Ministry of Youth and Sports Md. Akhtar Hossain.
CCS Corona, a non-governmental organization working on consumer rights, started volunteering teams in 63 districts and 345 police stations across the country with a platform called ‘Corona Volunteers’. About 11,000 volunteers participated in this platform. In the country, in the quota of zero death in Corona, in fact, ‘Volunteer in Corona’ is given a permanent name ‘CCS Volunteer’.
Volunteers assist helpless people, funeral service in Corona, food aid, ambulance assistance, supply of oxygen cylinders, distribution of winter clothes, distribution of Iftar to helpless people in Corona, motivating people on various issues directed by government Conducts various activities including assisting in the implementation as a volunteer.
Dividing the 64 districts of the country into 14 regions, a volunteer team is working under the leadership of 14 zone coordinators and one coordinator in each district and police station. The ‘Food Assistance in Corona’ program provides market supplies to about 11,000 families and Iftar items to 3,000 families. In addition, cash assistance was provided to about 2,000 students in seven universities. 100 poor students of Islamic University were given vocational assistance at the rate of Tk. 2,000 for three months.