The Hanoi People’s Committee plans to offer new housing for 222 families of those who rendered great services during the war and help 329 others in the city to repair their homes in the first six month of this year.

The move follows a Government Decision to improve the living conditions for families of wounded soldiers and revolutionary heroes in the city.

In the following six months, the city will help build new houses for 840 families and repair 1,033 others.

As planned, up to 7,492 families of this group in Hanoi will have new houses and repaired accommodation in 2015 and 2016.

According to preliminary data, about 10,000 families in the city require assistance in building and repairing houses-VNA