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Distribution of rice and milk powder under AKSHAYPATRA, humanitarian assistance program of Government of India in Mannar - 30.05.2022.

Consulate General of India

Jaffna

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Distribution of rice and milk powder under AKSHAYPATRA, humanitarian assistance program of Government of India in Mannar - 30.05.2022.

1. As part of AKSHAYAPATRA distribution programme providing assistance to the people of the Northern Province of Sri Lanka to address their necessities, Hon'ble Raakesh Natraj, Consul General, in the presence of Hon’ble Charles Nirmalanathan and Mrs. Nandini De Mel, GA Mannar, commenced distribution of rice and milk powder meant for Mannar today. This assistance will benefit close to 25,000 families in Mannar district. As part of this Indian assistance, thousands of families belonging to low income groups as well as pregnant mothers will benefit. This is part of Government of Tamil Nadu's assistance to the people of Sri Lanka, comprising 40,000 MT of rice and 500 MT of milk powder, which will be distributed across the island shortly.

2. A few representative photographs are enclosed

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30 May 2022

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