Over 770,000 acres of cropland in Bago Region have been damaged by floodwaters from Swar Creek last year. The cash assistance and fertilizers were supplied from the National Disaster Management Fund and World Bank’s Immediate Response Mechanism (IRM).

Cash assistance was provided to those affected by natural disaster at Swa General Administration Department Office in Yedashe Township, Bago Region in conjunction with the presentation of fertilizer under the Immediate Response Mechanism-IRM to the victims this morning with an opening address by Bago Region Chief Minister U Win Thein.

Solar panels were provided with the funds of Sagaing regional government to villages in Mawlaik Township yesterday.