Food packs and other essential items were distributed to families in Oneata and Nayau in Lau, whose lives were disrupted by Severe #TCYasa.
Meanwhile the government of the People’s Republic of China donated $420,000 Fijian Dollars to the Prime Minister’s National Disaster Relief and Rehabilitation Fund for TC Yasa.
The cheque was presented this morning by the Chinese Ambassador to Fiji, Mr Qian Bo to the Honourable Prime Minister, Josaia Voreqe Bainimarama.
On behalf of the Fijian Government and the people of Fiji, PM Bainimarama thanked the Government of the People’s Republic of China and the Chinese people for the timely assistance.
Reflecting on the longstanding bilateral relations between the two nations, PM Bainimarama conveyed Fiji’s appreciation to the People’s Republic of China for its support towards Fiji’s rebuilding efforts and response to families and communities affected by TC Yasa.
Ambassador Bo expressed sympathy of the Chinese Government and Chinese people for communities that were been affected by TC Yasa.