625 ংলাদেশের স্বাধীনতা যুদ্ধ দলিলপত্রঃ ত্রয়োদশ খন্ড শিরোনাম সূত্র তারিখ আন্তর্জাতিক সমাজ কল্যাণ পরিষদ- ভারত সরকারের প্রেস বিজ্ঞপ্তি ৭ জুলাই, ১৯৭১ এর বিবৃতি INTERNATIONAL SOCIAL WELFARE COUNCIL EXPRESSES SHOCK AT REFUGEES' PLIGHT In the course of a statement issued on the conclusion of its regional meeting held recently in Singapore, the International Council of Social Welfare has expressed its "deep shock and anguish" at the plight of the refugees who have crossed over to India from East Bengal. The statement had described them as "victims of widespread bloodshed in the area". The Council has referred to "this unfortunate episode in Pakistan" and has said that it was very difficult for anyone to remain "unstirred by this tragedy and loss of human life". It has appealed to its various committees for help in terms of clothing, medicine and food for the refugees. The countries which attended the regional meeting of the Council at Singapore were Taiwan, Vietnam, Hong Kong, Indonesia, Japan, the Philippines, Malaysia, Australia, Korea and India.