National Trade People’s Minister Eneida Laja received a consignment of 12 million toys on Thursday at the Puerto Cabello warehouse in Carabobo.
He reported that the toys would be distributed through the governors in coordination with the Community Councils and the Local Supply and Production Committee (CLAP).
“We follow the instructions of the President of the Republic Nikola Maduro to guarantee a Merry Christmas to the children and the Fatherland. We get toys that will be delivered through the streets and house by house, ”he said.
He explained that the consignment contains educational and musical toys for babies, and that the toys, bicycles and skateboards for the elderly refer to the MinComercio press release.
The head of the national trade portfolio assured that this social protection mechanism, which is a precondition for the Bolivarian government, has not stopped, despite the blockade of the empire and the Covid-19 pandemic.
“Many agreed that this would not be due to the pandemic, on the contrary, the truth is that toys are here and have already been distributed to 12 states, including Anzoátegui, Amazonas, Delta Amacuro, Táchira, Bolívar, Zulia, Trujillo, Guárico, Cojedes and Monaga. , “he said.
The minister announced that the toys will be distributed throughout the country from 16 December.
“We lack 13 countries to complete 100% of the region,” the minister said, while acknowledging the efforts of other state bodies that jointly received the cargo.
“We are organized, and this has allowed us to fight war and blockade. “The president will continue to strengthen the defense mechanisms, all we need is for them to lift this criminal blockade, and the Venezuelans are growing up,” he explained.
Minister Laja visited the warehouse to observe the process of receiving the containers, checking the security seals, recognizing the goods and later distributing them under the auspices of the state security agencies in the civil union. military police.