NDMA Asked To Assess Damage Of Life And Property In Flood-Hit Areas

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ISLAMABAD: Finance Minister Ishaq Dar has asked National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA) to set off assessment of damages in the flood-affected areas of the country.

Flood sweep through Punjab and Azad Kashmir
Flood sweep through Punjab and Azad Kashmir

Finance Minister Ishaq Dar chaired a meeting to assess the damage and devastation caused by the recent floods in Punjab and Azad Kashmir. Secretary Cabinet Ikhlaq Ahmad Tarar briefed the meeting of the initial estimated damage by the floods. Ishaq
Dar said NDMA should inform the public about losses caused to life and property in Azad Jammu Kashmir (AJK) and Punjab in order to direct relief efforts to places where disaster has struck the most.