Government allocates millions for flood relief and repairs


    $40 million has been allocated by government to the National Flood Relief programme, according to the Office of the Prime Minister.

    In a media release, OPM says these funds are to augment existing budgetary allocations in relevant ministries.

    Furthermore, it notes that an additional $100 million allocation has been made for urgent landslide and road reinstatement works.

    Also, $10 million will be made available to assist the farming community with flood relief.