Gov't mobilises drought aid

SIXTEEN districts in eight Papua New Guinean provinces have been classified as drought affected, prompting the government’s National Disaster Response Committee to begin aid deliveries to areas affected by extreme weather.

Relief efforts are being coordinated by the National Disaster Centre and the PNG Defence Force, with provincial and district governments distributing emergency supplies.

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