Tuesday, December 28 2010 @ 02:12 PM AST
Contributed by: NicolaJoseph
Community Development Minister, the Honourable Nizam Baksh and the National Commission for Self-Help Limited will distribute 60 Minor Repairs and Reconstruction Grants to flood victims in Tobago on Wednesday December 29, 2010. The ceremony is set to take place at the Ministry of Works and Transport building at Shaw Park from 1:30 pm. A total of 40 hampers will also be handed out to needy families in the sister isle.
NCSH chairman Surujdeo Mangaroo will make the opening remarks followed by brief comments from Tobago House of Assembly Chief Secretary Orville London. Minister Baksh will then deliver the feature address, before handing out the grants.
It is the third of three grant distribution ceremonies hosted by the NCSH in the past eight days. The first was held at the Divali Nagar Site in Chaguanas on December 17, 2010, followed by another at the constituency office of Prime Minister Kamla Persad-Bissessar in Siparia on December 21, 2010.