A total of 138 laptops were distributed among 138 primary schools in Sadar upazila on Saturday.
State Minister for Water Resources Lt Colonel (Retd) Nazrul Islam Hiro (Birpratik) MP distributed the laptops at a simple function at the upazila parishad premises as chief guest.
The state minister also distributed 68 bundles CI sheet (corrugated tin) and Taka 2,04,000 among 35 destitute families.
Each of the families in 14 unions and two pourashavas of the upazila received two bundles of tin and Taka 6,000.
Chairman of the Zila Parishad and General Secretary of the district Awami League Abdul Motin Bhuiyan, deputy commissioner Dr. Shubash Chandra Biswas, project officer Abul Kalam Azad, Sadar upazila primary education officer Mir Mohammad Jahidul Kabir Tohin and local elite were present at the distribution function.
Upazila Nirbahi Officer (UNO) M Salim Reza presided over the function.