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PM announces Rs. 2 billion relief package for flood victims PDF Print E-mail
ISLAMABAD, Sep. 16 (APP): Prime Minister Raja Pervez Ashraf, who took an aerial view of the flood-affected areas of Sindh and the Punjab on Sunday, announced a special relief package for the flood victims.The Prime Minister visited different flood-affected areas of Sindh and directed for the immediate release of Rs 710 million for these areas.The amount included Rs. 200 million for Kmashmore, Rs. 200 million for Jacobabad, Rs. 70 million for Ghotkai, Rs. 100 million for Sukkar and Rs. 100 million for Mirpur.The Prime Minister also announced Rs. 2 billion Relief Package for the flood-affected areas of Sindh and more funds would be allocated as required.The Prime Minister also directed that same relief package be finalised for the flood-hit areas of South Punjab and Balochistan.He said that all children, old people and women should get relief.He also ordered for the provision of 25000 tents for the flood-affected areas on immediate basis.The Prime Minister appreciated the role of Armed Forces and provincial governments in the relief and rescue operation.
 

     

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