ISPR: (FWO clears 27 landslides on Karakoram Highway)

October 26, 2015 Off By Web Desk

ISLAMABAD: Frontier Works Organization (FWO) has cleared 27 out of 45 landslides triggered by earthquake at Karakoram Highway and it is continuing efforts to clear the remaining areas.

Director General FWO is personally monitoring the work at Karakoram Highway. According to ISPR, two helicopters have been deployed in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and Gilgit Baltistan to oversee the rescue and relief activities in addition to ground teams.

Rescue teams are continuing their work in Gilgit Baltistan while the capacity of all CMHs across country have been enhanced for the treatment of the injured of the quake.