Rakhine State Chief Minister U Nyi Pu attended a ceremony in Taungup Township Lamumaw Village-tract, Bushwemaw Village monastery in Lamumaw Village-tract, Taungup township, on 20 June, to present rice bags donated by the Ministry of Social Welfare, Relief and Resettlement, the Rakhine State government and Daw Khin Kyi foundation for the flood-affected people.
At the ceremony, the Chief Minister first explained about the donation. The Chief Minister then presented a month’s supply of rice bags donated by the Ministry of Social Welfare, Relief and Resettlement; State Minister for Development Affairs U Win Myint presented 43 rice bags donated by the state government; and state Hluttaw representative U Min Aung presented 700 rice bags donated by Daw Khin Kyi foundation to the villagers.
Next, the Chief Minister and delegation inspected Kyaw Kaing and Nghetpyawtaw villages inundated owing to heavy rains, as well as the river bank erosion at Bushwemaw village.
From there, the Chief Minister and delegation went to Lamumaw Village station hospital to inspect patients who were relocated owing to water intrusion, to encourage the patients and to provide the necessary help.
Tin Tun (IPRD)