Families of martyrs said that the support being extended to them in different forms on the part of the Government and individual nationals is making significant contribution in improving their living standard.
They stated that on top of the Government’s monthly payment in benefit scheme, the additional initiatives being taken by the Eritrean people inside the country and abroad to assist families of fallen heroes is bringing about positive change in their life style.
Mrs. Seida Ali Omar, mother of martyr, expressed pride over the martyrdom of her son and stated that the people and Government are doing their level best to support families of fallen heroes.
Similarly, a mother of two martyrs, Mrs. Senbetu Berhane, said that that our martyrs would live on as every citizen is taking active participation in the national development drive through honoring their trust.
In a related report, a mother of 3 fallen heroes, Mrs. Letebirhan Teame, stressed that Martyrs Day would as ever be commemorated with pride and honor, as it reminds us all to renew commitment for still greater accomplishments.
Moreover, a father of a martyr, Mr. Gebray Mebrahtu, expressed statisfaction with the continued assistance being extended by the people and the Government.