Rice delivered to villagers in northern Rakhine

Deputy Speaker U Aye Thar Aung provides rice and cash assistance to displaced people in a village in northern Rakhine.  Photo: MNA
Deputy Speaker U Aye Thar Aung provides rice and cash assistance to displaced people in a village in northern Rakhine.  Photo: MNA

U Aye Tha Aung, the Deputy Speaker of the Amyotha Hluttaw and donors accompanied by Ministry of Social Welfare, Relief and Resettlement went to ethnic national and Hindu villagers remaining in their villages and donated rice bags and cash assistance yesterday.
Amyotha Hluttaw Deputy Speaker U Aye Tha Aung and donors went to Laungdon, Kyeinchaung, Yan Aung Myin (Na Ta La), Thatkinenya, Yenaug Ngathar, Tamanthaa, Minkhamaung, Aungthabyay and Indula (Bandula) village tracts and donated 1,208 rice bags and cash assistance of Ks 100,000 per village.
Similarly, head of Department of Rakhine State, Social Welfare, Relief and Resettlement Ministry U Kyaw Min and officials also provided ethnic nationals with Ks. 10,000 per household to 1,972 households in 47 villages totaling Ks 19.72 million donated by donors.
While providing the donations, Amyotha Hluttaw Deputy Speaker U Aye Tha Aung enquired about difficulties faced by ethnic nationals remaining in villages and encouraged them while Maungtaw District Deputy Commissioner U Ye Tun explained about status of setting and implementing long term security, education, economy and health programs with regards to resettling villages.
Next, Rakhine Minister for Agriculture, Livestock, Forestry and Minerals U Kyaw Lwin explained about providing good transportation in order for ethnic nationals to live securely, making arrangements to conduct agricultural works and urge the ethnic nationals to live together in harmony.
U Maung Tun Win, Deputy Head of Rakhine State education department then urged the parents to support and encourage their sons and daughters in education and explained about teachers being called in to continue school education as the region stabilizes.
Amyotha Hluttaw Deputy Speaker U Aye Tha Aung and donors will continue to donate rice bags and cash assistances on 3 October to remaining villages where villagers remains without fleeing it is learnt. — Naing Linn Kyi, Thant Zin WinDSC 8109 t

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