Pak Army continues rescue and relief efforts in flood-hit areas of country

By: News Desk
Published: 09:29 AM, 22 Aug, 2022
Pak Army continues rescue and relief efforts in flood-hit areas of country
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Pakistan Army troops are continuously assisting civil administration in flood-hit areas of Sindh, Balochistan and Punjab, said a statement issued by Inter Services Public Relations Monday.

According to the military’s media wing, Army troops are busy in rescue and relief activities, shifting people to safer places. Army medical Doctors and paramedic teams are treating flood victims. Troops are also distributing rations and cooked meals to help people in distress.

Sindh

Army troops reached the flood-affected area of Saim Nullah, District Khairpur Sindh to safeguard flood affectees.

Over two hundred houses got badly affected due to heavy flood in Saim Nullah, Khairpur Sindh

Army troops from Pano Aqil Garrison took part in a relief operation and shifted flood-affected people to safe locations and provided them with medical aid.

Balochistan

Pakistan Army and FC troops continue to assist the civil administration in flood rescue and relief operations in Balochistan in Quetta, Pishin, Qila Saif Ullah, Ziarat, Zhob, Loralai and Noshki. Teams of the Pakistan Army, FC, PDMA and civil administration are shifting people to safer places where they are being served cooked food and other amenities. Relief camps have been established in Naseerabad, Duki and Lasbela areas. Army and FC free medical camps are also established in affected areas affording free treatment and medicines.

All out efforts are being made to restore communication infrastructure at the earliest. Besides free inter and intra-district links, Road Zhob-DI Khan has also been restored.

Punjab

Army troops are carrying out relief activities and providing medical care to the affected population in Vehari, Rajan Pur and Dera Ghazi Khan.