Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Sunday donated Tk 100 million (10 crore) to the Centre for the Rehabilitation of the Paralysed (CRP) to continue its healthcare and other services to people.
"The prime minister gave the donation of Tk 100 million (10 crore) to the CRP to run its activities smoothly and continue its healthcare and other services to people," PM's Press Secretary Ihsanul Karim said, UNB reported.
CRP, which began its journey in 1979 in order to meet the desperate needs of people with disabilities, provides medical treatment, rehabilitation and support services focusing on physical, emotional, social, psychological and economic aspects.
It promotes the development of skilled personnel in health care and rehabilitation in the country.
CRP has developed centres in different parts of the country to expand the services for disabled people in collaboration with other organisations.