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Chilima visits Lilongwe floods victims

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Lilongwe, February 11: Vice President Dr. Saulos Chilima has assured victims of floods in Lilongwe that government will do everything to support them.

On Saturday, Chilima visited the victims at Kamkodola Primary School in Mtandire where they are camped and donated assorted relief items.

The items include blankets, mattresses and various food items.

He advised everybody involved in the relief process not abuse goods meant for the victims. About 2000 people in Mtandile have been affected of which 400 people are camped at the school. Meanwhile, two people are missing feared dead. The two were attempting to rescue siblings Amidu and Isaac Jaffalie. The siblings were later rescued by helicopter.