20,000 families receive ‘relief assistance’

20,000 families receive ‘relief assistance’

Relief assistance was distributed among 20,000 families of Mashkhel, Balochistan by the Sheikh Khalifa Foundation of United Arab Emirates.

A ceremony was held to distribute the relief goods among affected people in Korangi at TCP Godown No 22 in the presence of Head of Operations of Sheikh Khalifa Foundation Abdul Raheem Jani.Jani said the Sheikh Khalifa Foundation of the United Arab Emirates, in keeping with its tradition of helping its brothers and sisters in need, had decided to provide humanitarian aid to the earthquake-affected people.

He said the foundation was sending 16,000 relief bags containing rice, sugar, wheat, pulses, dates, cooking oil, milk, tea, beverages besides 1,500 tents for shelter. The above mentioned aid will help at least 20,000 families of Balochistan.Besides Head of Operations of Sheikh Khalifa Foundation Abdul Raheem Jani, diplomats were also present on the occasion. – PT