Ministers on Dhofar inspection visit

SALALAH: Sayyid Mohammed bin Sultan al Busaidy, Minister of State and Governor of Dhofar, Shaikh Mohammed bin Said al Kalbani, Minister of Social Development, and a number of officials from both ministries paid an inspection visit to the wilayats of Al Rakhyout and Al Dhalkout and their villages to review damages caused by the recent adverse climate conditions, to identify requirements of citizens whose properties were affected by rains, winds and wadis overflow due to such weather conditions.

The Minister of Social Development affirmed that the Directorate-General of Social Development in the Governorate of Dhofar and its affiliated departments in the governorate will study these cases and evaluate their situations to be compensated in accordance with the social assistance regulations issued by Ministerial Decision No 72/2014. Shaikh al Kalbani will continue his visit to the other wilayats in the Governorate of Dhofar and review the size of the damages. Earlier, the Under-Secretary of the Ministry of Social Development and some officials visited the Governorate of Dhofar. — ONA