SGGP Distributes Aid in Yen Bai Province

Representative of SGGP gives VND1million for a family at Thinh Hung of Yen Binh District

Representatives of Sai Gon Giai Phong Newspaper and Ha Noi Moi Newspaper in association with Viet Nam Posts & Telecommunication Group (VNPT) arrived in the northern province of Yen Bai to give money and gifts to local families whose houses were swept away by the storm Wednesday.


The delegation gave VND5 million (US$300) for Fatherland Front Committee of Yen Binh District. Sai Gon Giai Phong will continue the relief work in Yen Bai. Another VND30 million (US$1,800) was sent to Yen Bai’s Fatherland Front Committee in order to help other flood-ravaged families.


At the same day, SGGP in conjunction with Yen Bai Newspaper came to Thinh Hung Commune of Yen Binh District and gave VND1 million (US$60) for each family. 


There are 119 dead and 40 went missing after a storm in the North, according to a report from the Central Steering Committee for Floods and Storm Control. Lao Cai is the hardest hit province with 53 deaths.


A. Nhi- Translated by Le Minh

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