Pakistan Navy continues with relief operation – Rescues 1960 more flood affectees

Pakistan Navy continues with relief operation – Rescues 1960 more flood affectees

 

Karachi, August 02, 2015 (PPI-OT): Pakistan Navy Rescue teams deployed at Badin, Khairpur, Ghotki, Sukkur, Pano Aqil. Larkana, Rani pur and Gambat are continuously involved in flood relief operations.

The teams have evacuated 655 residents from different villages of Khairpur, 135 from Ghotki, 355 from Pano Aqil and 815 from Rani pur and Gambat in the last 24 hours. Bodies of 2 men drowned in Dadu Canal, Larkana have also been recovered by PN teams.

Another consignment of 6 tons of relief goods by Pakistan Navy have also been dispatched to Khairpur from Karachi and a tent city is also being established at Khairpur by Pakistan Navy for the flood affectees.

For more information, contact:
Lieutenant Commander Shakeel Ahmad
Assistant Director
Directorate of Public Relations
Pakistan Navy
Tel: +92-21-20063210
Cell: +92-333-2171764, +92-300-2171038