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India dispatched over 40,000 metric tonnes of wheat to Afghanistan so far

 

  • India's  Permanent Representative to the UN, Ruchira Kamboj said, India has dispatched several shipments of humanitarian assistance to Afghanistan including 32 tonnes of medical assistance. 
  • She added that the country has signed an agreement with the UN world food programme to ensure a fair and just distribution of its wheat assistance in Afghanistan. 
  • She also expressed concern at the development of Afghanistan which directly impacts the well being of women and girls.