70 million yuan to relieve disaster in Chongqing

The Ministry of Civil Affairs and the Ministry of Finance allocated a subsidy of 70 million yuan to relieve the disasters caused by rainstorm, flood and the Yangtze River No. 4 flood peak, according to Chongqing Civil Affairs Bureau on August 7, 2012.

The principal of Chongqing Civil Affairs Bureau said that the fund allocated by the Central Government is for the settlement, emergency transfer, and interim living allowances for the sake of victims, rebuilding of damaged houses, and compensations to the family of victims.

Chongqing Civil Affairs Bureau and Chongqing Finance Bureau will standardize the fund management and allocate the subsidy from the Central Government strictly in accordance with the related regulations, in order to use the fund efficiently.

Qu Xinyan