Pervez Khattak meets army chief, donates Rs100m for flood victims

Army chief visits Qadirabad Headworks to overlook relief efforts and rescue operations

Web Desk September 09, 2014

Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa (K-P) Chief Minister Pervez Khattak has donated Rs100 million for flood victims, Express News reported, quoting an ISPR press release. 

The development took place during a meeting between the chief minister and Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Raheel Sharif on Tuesday. The two discussed the military operation in North Waziristan, internally displaced persons (IDPs) and the devastating floods in the country.

According to unconfirmed reports, 357 have fallen prey to the ravages of the flood across Punjab and Azad Jammu and Kashmir so far while at least 206 people have been confirmed dead.

At least 920 militants have been killed so far in Operation Zarb-e-Azb, which started on June 15.

Army chief visits Qadirabad Headworks

Army chief General Raheel Sharif has reached Qadirabad Headworks to overlook army’s relief efforts and rescue operations for flood victims in the area, DG ISPR Asim Bajwa tweeted.


Khan | 7 years ago | Reply

Good gesture should be lauded. Provincial govt in KPK is being run as any democratic govt should run, without any influence of Imran Khan and others. Not like Punjab where CM is doing the job of a DC and of an SHO.

Abid P. Khan | 7 years ago | Reply

@Blithe: "PKR 100mio is peanuts!!! It’s less than the money thrown at him when he dances on the container "

Very rarely these peanuts come out of their own pockets. Each officer of the state, according to his grade, is allotted a certain amount of money which can be disposed off by him/her when the need arises. No questions asked.

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