8,000 who remained abroad during the Easter holidays have received their €750 special allowance from the government in its larger efforts to contain the spread of Coronavirus in the country, philenews reports.
The process was executed by the student services of the Ministry of Education. 5,400 of the total payments were executed yesterday, an insider told philenews.
According to Education Minister Prodromos Prodromou the remaining 6,000 applicants will receive their allowance by this Friday.
The student services of the MoE reminded that the electronic platform for submitting an application to receive the allowance will remain open until 2 pm on April 22 and can be found via the link http://www.moec.gov.cy/.