(District): Efforts afoot to provide relief to rain-affectees: CM’s aide

Karachi:Syed Qasim Naveed Qamar, Special Assistant to CM Sindh on Department of Empowerment of Persons with Disabilities Sindh, said Thursday that the recent heavy rains had severely damaged the standing crops including human populations and the Sindh government had been working hard to provide relief to them.

He said this while visiting different areas of Tando Muhammad Khan district, including village Qazi Ibrahim Jamali, Satar Deh, village Achhar Khaskheli and other areas. He also visited various areas of Tando Muhammad Khan city. He was accompanied by Deputy Commissioner Tando Muhammad Khan Yasir Bhatti, SSP Abid Ali Baloch and other officers.

On the occasion, Special Assistant to Chief Minister Sindh on DEPD Syed Qasim Naveed Qamar directed the officers to ensure immediate drainage of rain water and also estimate the damage caused by the rains so that all possible help could be provided to the affected people.

Qamar said that the top leadership of Pakistan People’s Party (PPP), including members of Sindh Cabinet, were also present in all districts of the province to help out the people and monitoring relief work. This is proof that the Sindh government would not leave the people alone in this hour of need, he added.