Relief efforts in high gear

802 families residing in 167 PDMA relief camps

APP August 31, 2022
Relief activities have been intensified in the flood-affected areas. photo: express


The Punjab Disaster Management Authority (PDMA) Director General Faisal Farid said over 802 families were residing in 167 relief camps set up by the PDMA for flood victims.

In a statement issued on Tuesday, he said that on the instructions of the Punjab government, the PDMA and other provincial agencies were carrying out relief activities in flood-affected areas.

There are 15,592 flood victims being provided three meals a day, medicines and other necessary facilities, including clean water through a hand-operated ultra-filtration plant.

PDMA DG said so far, 108,315 flood-affected people were provided medical treatment and 12,491 animals safely rescued from flood zones by rescue teams.


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