Launching of GoP website on donations on Thursday: Kaira

KARACHI, Sept 8 (APP):  Federal Information Minister Qamar Zaman Kaira said Wednesday that a website containing details about the inflow and use of funds collected from local and foreign sources will be launched on Thursday.  He was responding to a query from a TV anchor on the  advice of President Asif Ali Zardari at the interaction between the President and prominent persons from various walk of life, held at Governor House here.

The Minister said that information about the entire collection whether a cut in PSDP or funds received from foreign countries and UN agencies regarding the  first  phase of rehabilitation will be available on this website, immediately after Eid.
This website will have all details about donations whether in cash or kind, financial position, flood situation and receipt and utilisation of each and every penny and could be seen from anywhere in the world.
Kaira said this decision was taken at a recently held meeting of Council of Common Interest (CCI) presided by the Prime Minister and attended by all chief ministers. This is a national decision, he added.
Earlier, President Asif Ali Zardari said that details of flood relief funds will be put on website to ensure transparency. All  details of aid inflow and its utilisation, arrival of aid aircrafts and trucks, relief supplies, destinations will be posted on this website, he noted – APP