Yangon Region Food Supply and Support Sub-Committee held a coordination meeting at the regional cabinet’s office yesterday morning. At the meeting, Chairman of the Yangon Region Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) Containment and Emergency Response Committee, Yangon Region Chief Minister U Phyo Min Thein, and regional ministers and members of the regional food supply sub-committee discussed purchasing and distribution of the 5 basic household supplies to people without regular income.
In addition, Myanmar Pulses, Beans & Sesame Seeds Merchants Association donated K58,733,080, Paing Family International Co Ltd donated K142,944,578, Myanmar Thilawa SEZ Holdings Public Co Ltd donated K50,000,000 and Yangon Council of Churches donated K2,600,000 to the COVID-19 Containment and Emergency Response Committee for purchasing hospital supplies and funding other endeavours. —MNA
(Translated by Zaw Htet Oo)