Shipment of Relief Aid to Bangladesh – Rohingya Crisis
IN ship Gharial was deployed to deliver relief aid to Bangladesh for refugee Rohingyas. The ship departed Kakinada post embarkation of relief aid on 25 Sep 17 and arrived Chittagong AM 28 Sep 17. The following items, totalling 777 tons of load, were handed over to Bangladesh authorities:-
(a) 62,000 family packs, each pack comprising rice (5 kg), pulses (2 kg), sugar (1 kg), salt (1 kg), tea (500 gms), soaps(two pieces), milk powder (1 kg) and mosquito net (one piece).
(b) 62,000 packets (one litre each) of edible oil in 5167 cartons.