Chairman National Disaster Management Authority visits Flood affected areas of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa

Islamabad, June 17, 2013 (PPI-OT): Chairman NDMA Major General Saeed Aleem visited areas of Naguman,Haji Zai and Nowshehra Kalan that were flooded as a consequence of sudden rise in rivers of KPK. He also gave directions for provision of timely assistance to mitigate effects of a deluge in Rivers Kabul, Swat and Naguman.

The District Administration, PDMA KP is effectively handling the situation while some of the population at Nowshehra Kalan has already been evacuated. In Swat, Pakistan Army’s troops, located in situ, are also assisting local authorities in repairing affected roads and bridges. The water levels in KPs rivers has started to recede now.

For more information, contact:
Ahmed Kamal
National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA)
Tel: +9251 9215412
Cell: +92300 5278981 and +92331-5657779