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India hands over 250 homes for Rohingya

DNMUM439146 | 7/12/2019 | Author : Sidhant Sibal | WC :206 | India

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New Delhi: Continuing its support to Rohingya refugees, India has handed over 250 pre-fabricated houses to the Government of Myanmar. These houses are for displaced Rohingya returnees from Bangladesh.
Indian envoy to Myanmar, Saurabh Kumar, handed over the documents related to 250 houses to Joint-chairman of Returnee Resettlement Work Committee U Aung Kyaw Zan at a ceremony in Maung Daw of Myanmar’s Rakhine State.
These pre-fabricated houses will be in the northern Rakhine and the break up is 148 units in Shwe Zar, 60 units in Kyein Chaung Taung and 42 units in Nant Thar Taung.
Under the Indian government’s project -- Rakhine State Development Programme (RSDP), 25 million dollars will be allocated for a period of five
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