State Minister for ICT Division Zunaid Ahmed Palak purchased a cattle from a digital cattle market (haat) and donated it to welfare platform Manabseba.com.
Considering the health security amid Covid-19, 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 the 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 requested all to donate row hides of sacrificial animal to the welfare platform Manabseba.
For the upcoming Eid-ul-Azha, the customers will be able to buy cattle from different online shops including Daraz, ek-shop launched by food for nation, Sobjibazaar.com limited, and Ajker deal.com.