Poverty Kills People in Hadramout [Archives:2000/04/Local News]

January 24 2000

Journalistic releases have noticed that there is a number of people in ‘Mahroh, in the city of Hajer in Hadramout governorate died because of the lack of food and malnutrition. The citizens who came from there illustrated that this area is the poorest area in the governorate of Hadramout. They have mentioned that the authorities did not do any thing to help those poor people. The area is deprived healthy, agricultural and developing program. The other citizens who live there are threatened by contagious diseases.
It has been noted that Hadramout governorate suffered from different diseases, but the authorities did not do their duty towards citizens. We can say that negligence of authorities in the governorate caused all of these.