Nearly 1,700 tons of rice supported people for Tet

The Prime Minister has ordered the Ministry of Finance to provide nearly 1,700 tons of rice to the central province of Quang Binh and the Mekong delta province of Soc Trang to support people for Tet holiday ( the Lunar New Year ).

Of the amount of rice, 1,669 and 29.655 tons taken from the state source will be given people in the central province of Quang Binh and the Mekong Delta province of Soc Trang respectively.

Before, to support people for the Tet holiday, the PM ordered to supply 12,415 tons of rice from the state stock to support disaster-hit provinces.

By PHAN THAO - translated by Uyen Phuong

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