PRESS RELEASE People’s National Congress Reform Congress Place, Sophia, Greater-Georgetown, Guyana Tuesday, January 10, 2006




The PNCR leadership team led by Party Leader and Leader of the Parliamentary Opposition, Mr. Robert Corbin, MP, and including members of the Party’s Central Executive Committee, Dr. Dalgliesh Joseph, MD, MP, Dr. George Norton, MP and Mr. Ivor Allen, Regional MP who is also Chairman of the Party’s Region Two (2) organisation today, Tuesday, January 10, 2006, made a follow up visit to the flood hit areas in the Pomeroon River following an earlier visit by Mr. Allen on Thursday, January 5, 2006.

During Mr. Allen’s visit he was able to observe the severe hardship and suffering the residents were experiencing with both their homesteads and farms under water at Jacklow, Dredge Creek, Martindale, Marlborough, Friendship, Perservance, Akawini and other areas.

During this visit the delegation will conduct a thorough assessment of the situation and elicit the views of residents as to the probable cause/s for, as well as suggestions of solutions to, the flood situation. Food hampers organised by the Party’s Human Services Department will also be given out to needy cases during the visit.

A more detailed Press Release will be made public the return of the PNCR team on Thursday, January 11, 2006.

People’s National Congress Reform
Congress Place, Sophia,
Greater-Georgetown, Guyana
Tuesday, January 10, 2006