RIYADH --The King Salman Humanitarian Aid and Relief Centre signed here on Thursday over US$8.2 million contract with World Health Organisation (WHO), to combat the cholera epidemic in all Yemen Governorates.

According to Saudi Press Agency, the move follows the directives of the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al-Saud of Saudi Arabia.

The programme was signed by the Advisor at the Royal Court, General Supervisor of King Salman Humanitarian Aid and Relief Centre, Dr. Abdullah bin Abdulaziz Al-Rabiah, and the Head of the WHO Mission in Yemen Dr. Nevio Zagaria.

Source: Emirates News Agency