Indian Naval Ship “INS Kiltan” delivered 15 tons of flood relief material containing 3,000 flood relief kits for the flood affected people in Cambodia as part of Delhi’s Indo-Pacific outreach.
INS Kiltan arrived at Sihanoukville Port on December 29 under Indian Navy’s Mission SAGAR-III, which is being undertaken in accordance with Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s vision for Security and Growth for All in the Region(SAGAR), according to an official statement.
On behalf of the Royal Cambodian Navy, Commodore Sokhemera warmly welcomed the visit of INS Kiltan and thanked the Government of India for this humanitarian gesture of providing relief to the people of Cambodia.
On December 30, in a ceremony held at the Sihanoukville Port, on behalf of India, B. Subba Rao, Charge d’Affaires Indian Embassy handed over 15 tonnes flood relief material to Hang Samoeun, Permanent Vice President of the National Committee for Disaster Management and Advisor to PM HUN SEN.
Samoeun recalled the strong bonds of friendship between the two countries and thanked India for their kind gesture to help the flood affected people of Cambodia.