Over VND81 billion raised for COVID-19 fight, saline intrusion prevention

The Vietnam Fatherland Front’s Ho Chi Minh City chapter has received about VND81.6 billion (US$3.47 million) in donations to fund the fight against COVID-19 and help people affected by drought and saline intrusion.

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Chairwoman of the Vietnam Fatherland Front of Ho Chi Minh City To Thi Bich Chau (standing) speaks to donors (Photo: www.sggp.org.vn)
During a ceremony to receive the aid held on April 5, head of the chapter To Thi Bich Chau thanked the donors for their valuable support.

Of the sum, cash and kind worth VND71.3 billion were earmarked for the COVID-19 prevention and control fund. The chapter has been distributing the support in kind totally valued at nearly VND16 billion to medical establishments providing treatment for COVID-19 patients and concentrated quarantine facilities, Chau said.

She called on people from all walks of life to continue joining the fight against the disease and comply with health recommendations by relevant agencies.

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