The Nigerian Red Cross Society has been assured of a cordial working relationship with the Plateau State Ministry for Local Governments and Chieftaincy Affairs.

The Commissioner of the Ministry, Hon. Dayyabu Garga, Thursday applauded the humanitarian impact of the Red Cross in the State.

Receiving representatives of the State Branch of the Society, Hon. Garga pledged his support towards a successful World Red Cross Day Celebration.

Leader of the delegation, Mr. Tobias Solomon had in a remark hinted that Garga was one of nominees listed for a humanitarian award by the Red Cross on the World Red Cross Day.

His Principal, Gov. Simon Lalong is according to him expected to be inducted as the Grand Patron of the Society in the State during the celebration.

He however appealed for financial relief and other support from the government as spelt out in the Act establishing the Red Cross.

Mr. Garga is one-time Fundraising Adviser of the Plateau State Red Cross Branch.