Another 910 NSP projects executed in Sar-i-Pul
AIBAK/SARI-I-PUL (Pajhwok): Another 910 public welfare schemes have been executed in northern Sar-i-Pul province under the National Solidarity Programme (NSP), officials said on Sunday.
The projects were executed at a cost of $25 million through 612 community development councils, benefiting 140,000 families, Sar-i-Pul Rural Rehabilitation and Development director in Eng. Ahmad Javed Javed told Pajhwok Afghan News.
In neighbouring Samangan province, more than 9.8 million afghanis were distributed in cash assistance to 659 floods-affected families in the provincial capital and Khuram wa Sarbagh, Roi Doab, Dara-i-Sof Bala, Dara-i-Sof Paien and Hazrat Sultan districts.
Each family received 15,000 afs, Afghanistan National Disaster Management Authority (ANDMA) chief in Samangan, Rajab Ali Yousufi, said.
One of the aid recipients, Mohammad Muhsin, a resident of Khuram wa Sarbagh district, said the cash assistance would help address some his economical problems in winter.
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