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India: Mamata Banerjee is CM of West Bengal for second time!

Unlike the neighboring Assam where the ruling Congress party lost to BJP party in the May assembly poll , letting the fanatic Hindutva party to come to power for the fist time in history, West Bengal has retained the government of TMC of Mamata Banerjee.

Mamata Banerjee sworn in for the second time as the chief minister of West Bengal
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Rishad calls Rs 100,000 cash grant for each affected family

Not entirely satisfied with the progress of flood relief efforts in the country, Minister of Industry and Commerce Rishad Bathiudeen –who was once a former Minister of Resettlement and Disaster Relief Services -has proposed that each affected family to be given immediate cash assistance too-adding that he himself is donating his monthly salary in support of relief efforts.

  Minister of Industry and Commerce Rishad Bathiudeen visits flood victims at Buthgamuwa on 26 May.
Rishad calls Rs 100,000 cash grant for each affected family
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Sri Lanka receives the 3rd tranche of Relief Assistance from Pakistan

The Pakistani cargo plane brought the 3rd consignment of relief good containing medicine, raincoats, rain boots, mosquito replants, shelters and tents which were identified by the Sri Lankan authorities as immediate requirements for the flood victims.

Deputy High Commissioner of Pakistan Dr. Sarfraz Ahmed Khan Sipra talking to media
Deputy High Commissioner of Pakistan Dr. Sarfraz Ahmed Khan Sipra talking to media
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