1998 News Story

Kingdom sends relief to flood-stricken Bangladesh

Upon instructions from Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Fahd Ibn Abdul Aziz a cargo plane carrying 80.75 tons of medical supplies and foodstuffs, including dates, as well as 1,200 tents, left Riyadh today for the People's Republic of Bangladesh to contribute in alleviating the sufferings of people who were hit by floods after the heavy rains this fall.