Ghowr: 1200 internally displaced families received cash assistance

1200 internally displaced families in Feroz Koh district received cash assistance by the World Food Program (WFP). Governor Ghulam Nasir Khazeh distributed the cash assistance.

Officials of the national security directorate, representatives of the provincial council, refugees and returnees’ affairs and Afghanistan national disaster management were also presented on the occasion.

Director of the refugees and returnees affairs, Abdul Rauf Ghafori said, a committee of the disaster management and non-governmental organizations had conducted a survey in the droughts affected areas. “Committee had identified the internally displaced families and registered 1200 of them,” Ghafoori added.

According to Ghafoori, the cash assistance was provided by the WFP, each family were provided 12000 Afghanis.

It is said, that Afghan Aid, a non-governmental organization also donated cash assistance for the 780 families. Each family was paid $100 in cash.


/S. Momand