Govt establishes NDRMF to deal with climate change: Sherry

Federal Minister for Climate Change Sherry Rehman has said that National Disaster Risk Management Fund has been established to deal with climate change and natural disasters.

At a meeting with Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah in Karachi on Saturday, she discussed the ways and means to protect sea environment.

The Sindh Chief Minister informed the meeting that a scheme costing an amount of two billion rupees is being prepared to produce and flourish fish in Karachi, Thatta, Sujawal and Badin districts of the province.

It was decided that community police system will be established to control fishing before it flourishes.

It was also decided in the meeting that tourism facilities will be introduced at Manchhar lake in the province with start of boating and different kinds of water sports.

On the occasion, Sherry Rehman said that an international company is ready to clean Manchhar lake. She asked Sindh government to prepare a scheme in this regard for which federal government will provide assistance.

Source: Radio Pakistan