Bangladesh citizen is helping villagers by distributing them books. Polan Sarkar, tax collector at Bausa village in Rajshahi district, 270 km north-west of the capital Dhaka is helping villagers. < ?xml:namespace prefix = o ns = "urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:office" />
He is distributing books among villagers, who don't have money to buy books. In Bangladesh, more than 140 million people are illiterate. He has around 2000 books in Bengali. Recently, popular television programme “Ittadi” or “Et cetra”, ran a documentary on Polan and gifted him two wooden book shelves.