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World News | More than 13,400 families receive cash assistance in Afghan province

Kabul [Afghanistan]May 29 (ANI): A total of 13,492 families have received cash assistance in eastern Afghanistan’s Logar province, the office of the State Minister for Disaster Management and Disaster Management announced on Sunday. humanitarian affairs.

Each family received 7,500 Afghanis (around US$85) in the provincial capital of Pul-e-Alam and the suburban districts of Mohammad Agha and Baraki Barak, the agency said in a tweet.

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Saturday’s aid was the second batch of cash aid distributed to the same families, according to the source, Xinhua reported.

In addition, provincial disaster management officials distributed food aid to 100 flood-affected families in the western province of Herat, the agency said.

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The families were identified through surveys conducted jointly by provincial officials and members of local aid agencies.

The agency added that more humanitarian aid would be provided to needy families in remote provinces in the coming days or weeks, Xinhua reported. (ANI)

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