Bangladeshi tsunami assistance
[January 19, 2005 - 8.00 GMT]

Bangladesh sent emergency relief and rescue missions to Sri Lanka following the December 26 tsunami, which devastated most the southern and eastern coastal areas of the island.

The Bangladesh Air Force and Navy transported more than 50 tons of relief supplies including medicines, dry rations, clothes, drinking water, tents and tube wells along with medical and engineering teams of the Bangladesh armed forces. Bangladesh also sent five water purification plants and a Bell 212 helicopter.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Last Updated Date: January 19, 2005 - 8.00 GMT

 


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