Meeting to review progress on rehabilitation activities in Neelum Valley

July 20, 2019 Off By Web Desk

Chief Secretary Azad Jammu and Kashmir Mathar Niaz Rana has summoned a high level meeting at flash flood hit Lesswa Neelum tomorrow to review the progress of relief and rehabilitation activities.

Additional Chief Secretary (Development), Senior Member Board of Revenue, Secretary Finance, Secretary Disaster Management Authority, Secretary Health and Secretaries of other relevant departments and other high ranking officials will attend the meeting.

The meeting will also be attended by members and representatives of Nongovernmental Organizations; Islamic Relief International, ICRC, Summer Foundation, KORT and others.

The cloud burst in Lesswa village of Neelum had caused massive destruction resulting into the loss of 19 precious human lives, damages to over 67 residential houses, 34 shops, 3 mosques, 12 water mills and others.

Azad Jammu and Kashmir government while responding the natural calamity immediately provided food, nonfood and other basic necessities of life to the affectees.

The Chief Secretary also directed special instructions to the concerned departments for immediate efforts to restore damaged infrastructure.

Source: Radio Pakistan