PM orders immediate release of funds for flood victims

Prime Minister Raja Pervez Ashraf

SUKKUR: Prime Minister Raja Pervez Ashraf on Sunday approved a grant of Rs. 710 million for provision of relief goods and food ration to the people affected by the unprecedented floods in various districts of Sindh.

The Prime Minister approved Rs. 70 million each for Sukkur and Khairpur, Rs. 200 million each for Jacobabad and Kashmore and Rs 100 million for Shikarpur, and ordered for the immediate release of funds by the Finance Ministry to the provincial government. – APP