HAKKARI, Turkey

A family in Turkey’s southeastern Hakkari province has recently been gifted a television for their children, who are taking remote lessons like every other student in the country amid coronavirus outbreak.

The Arici couple, Arif and Halime, asked for help from Tahir Sakli, mayor of Semdinli district, for their children who could not follow the lessons because there was no television or computer at their home.

Mayor Sakli aspired to grant the family’s wish and contacted a businessman to get a television for the family so that the children can continue with their lessons remotely, a government initiative

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