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their daily sub­sis­tence and med­i­cal needs, and re­duce in­ci­dence of hunger, as well as pro­tect them from ne­glect, abuse, de­pri­va­tion and nat­u­ral and man-made dis­as­ters.

Nu­com said that the ben­e­fi­cia­ries are those that do not re­ceive so­cial pen­sion from the na­tional gov­ern­ment and were iden­ti­fied as in­di­gent and needy.

“This is our reg­u­lar pro­gram for the el­derly aimed at as­sist­ing them, es­pe­cially those with­out reg­u­lar in­come, for their health and main­te­nance medicines,” he said.

Nu­com, mean­while, re­minded the ben­e­fi­cia­ries to use their pen­sion for the sus­te­nance of their ba­sic com­mod­ity needs, es­pe­cially for their food and medicines.

“Please use your pen­sion for your needs and use them prop­erly,” he said.

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