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TISI Sangam to purchase $30,000 worth of stationery for students affected by TC Yasa in the North

TISI Sangam to purchase $30,000 worth of stationery for students affected by TC Yasa in the North

By Naveel Krishant
Tuesday 05/01/2021
President, Sadasivan Naicker.

TISI Sangam will spend $30,000 to purchase stationery for students that have been affected by Tropical Cyclone Yasa in the Northern Division.

President, Sadasivan Naicker says they will be providing the stationery to students in their schools and also to students in other schools as well.

Naicker says they will be working with relevant stakeholders to deliver the stationery to those that will need the assistance.

He adds they had a similar initiative after Tropical Cyclone Winston.

He says their members from overseas have come forward to assist them in their effort to help the students affected by TC Yasa.

Naicker further says their schools in the North sustained damages and their committees have been repairing the affected schools.

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