April 7, 2011(KPL) Foundation for Assisting the Poor People of Lao PDR has presented 800 blankets and 2,000 books, totally amounting to 45 million kip, to people in focal development areas in Vientiane province and Xiengkhouang province.
The beneficiaries are in Phalavak and Meuang-ome focal development area in Saysomboune district, Vientiane province, and Sanlouang focal development area in Khoun district in Xiengkhouang province. People in the areas are known as facing shortage of consumer goods for their livelihood. The assistance is the donation by general public through the mobilization of the foundation.
The handover of the relief package took place in Vientiane Capital on 6 April between Consultant to the Foundation for Assisting the Poor People of Lao PDR, Mrs. Phouthone Phoumsavanh and Deputy Head of the Department of Administration and Protocol, Prime Minister’s Office, Mr. Inpone Souliyamith in the witness by President of the Foundation Mrs. Sisaliao Thammatheva and relevant officials.