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Azizi announce 300m afs assistance for returnees

Azizi announce 300m afs assistance for returnees

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11 Nov 2023 - 11:01
Azizi announce 300m afs assistance for returnees
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11 Nov 2023 - 11:01

ATLANATA (Pajhwok): Noted businessman and head of the Azizi Group Mirwais Azizi has announced 300 million afghanis in aid for the Afghan refugees returning from Pakistan.

Azizi wrote on his X handle: “I am deeply concerned about the humanitarian crisis that has arisen as a result of the forced repatriation of Afghan refugees from Pakistan.”

He said the Azizi Foundation had announced an emergency relief package worth 300m afs for the refugees deported from Pakistan.

According to him, in addition to food, warm winter clothes and other necessary items are included in the assistance.

“Tomorrow our teams will travel to the Torkham and Spin Boldak crossing points and nearby towns to obtain a firsthand assessment of the needs and to devise an aid distribution strategy in coordination with the relevant authorities.” Azizi said.

About 200,000 refugees have returned to the country from Pakistan since the expiry of the Nov 1, 2023 deadline

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