Union Minister for Social Welfare, Relief and Resettlement Dr. Win Myat Aye provided cash supports totaling K310,000 and blankets to elderlies in Kawthoung Home for The Aged as well as a separate cash support to a 104 years old woman yesterday morning.
Next the Union Minister went to Shwe Taung Oo Welfare Home in Maliwon Village and provided cash supports, nutrient powder and toys for youngsters and children.
The Welfare Home is caring for 295 parentless children and youngster as young as month old and the Union Minister discussed with Welfare Home Sayadaw Bhaddanta Eidathaya on providing systematic childcare with full rights for the children through cooperating with the government and other civil society organisations.
(Translated by Zaw Min)