Officials disbursed cash and relief supplies to flood victims from villages located along the Ayeyawady River in Katha Township during a ceremony held at 11 am on 17 July.
With the high level of water in the Ayeyawady River in July, a total of 2,468 villagers in Katha Township were shifted to relief camps for
At the ceremony, the Disaster Management Department gave K5,982,800 in cash aid and the Township General Administration Department provided family kits to the flood-affected.
Officials from the Disaster Management Department, Township General Administration Department, Myanmar Police Force, Township Fire Services Department, Information and Public Relations Department, Rural Development Department, Ministry of Labour, Immigration and Population, and other concerned departments attended the ceremony and toured the affected areas. —Naing Lin Htet (IPRD)
(Translated by La Wonn)