State Minister for ICT Division Zunaid Ahmed Palak purchased a cow from a digital cattle market (haat) and donated it to welfare platform Manabseba.com.
Considering the health security amid Covid-19 pandemic, Dhaka City Corporation and E-commerce Association of Bangladesh (E-cab) jointly inaugurated the digital haat on Saturday.
Palak bought the cattle at Tk 1 lakh from Food for Nation online and instantly donated it to Manabseba.com, said a press release of his ministry.
Manabseba has been trying hard to provide food for unemployed and poverty-stricken people of the country during the pandemic, the state minister said.
He also urged all to donate row hide of sacrificial animals to the welfare platform Manabseba.
For the upcoming Eid-ul-Azha, the customers will be able to buy cattle from different online platforms, including Daraz, ek-shop, launched by Food for Nation, sobjibazaar.com and ajkerdeal.com