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04:02 PM, May 22, 2019 / LAST MODIFIED: 04:03 PM, May 22, 2019

Canada to give $100m aid for Rohingya crisis

Canada has announced almost US $100 million in humanitarian aid for the Rohingyas currently sheltered in Bangladesh’s refugee camps.

Kamal Khera, Parliamentary Secretary to Canada’s minister of international development, announced the aid today, said a press release today.

It includes $32.15 million aid to mitigate the impact of the monsoon, improve living conditions, and increased health facilities, it read.

It also includes $67.7 million in fund for assistance to expand health and basic education services, said the release of Canadian high commission.

The announcement comes at the close of Kamal Khera’s three-day visit to Bangladesh, during which she visited Rohingya camps in Cox’s Bazar.

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