Maya Rani Saha, a 70-year-old woman in Faridpur, will get her own home built with the help of the district administration, following her recognition as a Birangona.
On Saturday noon, construction work of a house for childless and homeless Maya Rani was inaugurated by Sadar Upazila Nirbahi Officer Md. Masum Reza.
Elated Maya Rani thanked him said, “This recognition at my old age has given me more strength to live.”
Helpless, age stricken Maya Rani is a resident of Shobharampur in the extended municipality of Faridur.
During the war 16-year-old Maya Rani was assaulted by Pakistani army and their associates. Yet until now she didn’t receive any recognition.