Print Edition - 2015-05-26 | Earthquake Relief
Red Cross helps people in distress
May 25, 2015-
In order to provide clean drinking water to quake victims, the organisation has distributed aqua tablets, Oral Rehydration Solution packets, hygiene kits and soap bars.
As for sanitation, the Red Cross has built temporary toilets, which are being used by 259,615 people. The NRCS has also distributed more than 66 thousand tents, which are providing temporary shelter to 33,275 people. In the next two years, the organisation plans to provide tents to 110,000 families in the disaster-affected areas. It is also planning to help rebuild houses for 40 thousand families and provide cash assistance to another 40 thousand families.
Published: 26-05-2015 07:04