India reaffirms support to Bangladesh over Rohingya crisis
ANI | Updated: Sep 29, 2017 20:13 IST
Ministry of External Affairs, Spokesperson, Raveesh Kumar on Friday said, "India is focusing on providing humanitarian assistance to Bangladesh and extending support in handling the situation."
Last week, in continuance of initiative to send relief packages to Rohingya immigrants in Bangladesh, India loaded approximately 21,000 units of relief material on the INS Gharial to help its neighbouring nation evolve from the ongoing crisis.
India plans to send a total of 62, ooo units weighing 900 tons.
Relief material is packaged in customised family packets, which contain essential items including rations, clothes, oil, and mosquito net.