Thailand gives financial assistance to Nepal


BANGKOK, 29 April 2015 – Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha has given 10 million baht in assistance to the Nepalese Ambassador to Thailand for people who have been affected by the powerful quake in the country on 25 April 2015.

The premier on Wednesday said Their Majesties the King and Queen had instructed the Rajaprajanogroh Foundation Under the Royal Patronage to help the earthquake-affected people in Nepal and gave the 10 million baht in assistance to them.

In today’s meeting between ambassadors and consuls-general in Thailand, The PM represented the Thai government in giving the money to Nepalese Ambassador to Thailand Khaga Nath Adhikari to help the affected people.

Gen. Prayuth confirmed the Thai government was ready to provide assistance for Nepal in terms of emergency medical service, rescue service and satellite communication that the country needed.