EU provides € 300,000 for Rohingya Muslims in BD

The European Commission is allocating € 300000, equivalent to Tk 24,941,382, in humanitarian aid funding to provide emergency humanitarian assistance to Rohingya refugees who have recently fled Myanmar and entered Bangladesh.

The aid will directly benefit 7500 newly arrived refugees in the coastal district of Cox’s Bazar.

“Most of the Rohingya families who have recently crossed the Naaf River have arrived with nothing, and are therefore in critical need of humanitarian assistance,” Roman Majcher, Head of the European Commission’s humanitarian aid department (ECHO) office in Bangladesh, was quoted as saying in a statement.

The support from the European Commission will not only ensure that their urgent needs are addressed, but will also contribute to help them cope with what they have just read more

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