The All Nepal National Independent Students Union (Revolutionary) close to the CPN (Maoist Centrer) has distributed warm clothes to 300 helpless families affected by the winter cold in Saptari district.
ANNISU (R) vice-president Surendra Basnet said that they distributed warm clothing to 150 needy families at Bishariya Tol of Rajbiraj municipality-13 and 150 such families at Lohajara Tol of Parihut rural municipality in the district on Tuesday.
The student union distributed one blanket and a jacket to each family. ANNISU (R) President Ranjit Tamang said the jackets and blankets have been distributed as relief assistance to the underprivileged families to protect them from the biting cold.
Meanwhile, the Youth Association Nepal and the Young Communist League, the youth wings of the CPN-UML and the CPN (Maoist Center) respectively, are also distributing warm clothes to the underprivileged families in the tarai to save them from the cold wave. A joint meeting of both the youth organisations took this decision on Tuesday.