Local Charitable People Donate Some US$1 Million to Build 345 Houses for Veterans

A total of more than US$1 million have been collected at the call of Prime Minister Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen for fund to support veterans and their families.

At the celebration of 9th Cambodian Veteran Day held in Phnom Penh this morning, Samdech Techo Hun Sen announced to use the amount of money to build 345 houses for veterans and their families.

The Cambodian premier expressed his appreciation to all local donors and his gratitude to all the veterans who have sacrificed themselves for the cause of peace in the country.

Currently, Cambodia has a total of 86,156 veterans and some 134,681 people are under their support.

Source: AKP