Rehabilitation of Neelum flash flood victims, top priority of Govt: AJK President

Rehabilitation of Neelum flash flood victims, top priority of Govt: AJK President

Azad Jammu and Kashmir President Sardar Masood Khan has said that rehabilitation of the victims of Neelum Valley flash flood is the top priority of the government.

Talking to flood victims in different villages of flood-hit Leswa area of Neelum Valley today (Tuesdsay), he said that Pakistan Army and all the state agencies timely rushed to the area and promptly provided relief to the people.

He said that it is top priority of the state government to rehabilitate flood affected people and to provide food and drinking water besides residential accommodation to them on emergency basis.

He said State Disaster Management Authority, Provincial Disaster Management Authority and Pakistan Red Crescent Society are busy in relief and rescue operations in the area while district administration is engaged in the assessment of losses and the relief activities.

The AJK president said that relief would be provided to all affected people judiciously and on equality basis and no one would be left deprived in the process.

Source: Radio Pakistan