The National Zakat Board (Baznas) the Republic of Indonesia sent two health cars and one transport car for Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh. The program regarding of the BAZNAS care for Rohingya refugees.

BAZNAS Vice Chairman, Zainulbahar Noor, PhD said the funds came from the Indonesian people which collected through BAZNAS. "Currently approximately reached IDR 6 billion, since end of 2017 (channeled to Rohingya refugees)," said Zainul.

He explained, BAZNAS has coordinated with the Ministry of Foreign Affairs regarding the distribution. The funds, said Zainul, will be handed over on January 28 at Cox's Bazar Town, Bangladesh.

Previously, BAZNAS had sent a health team to Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh. At that time, BAZNAS also send aid in the form of basic foods as well medicine for the refugees.

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