AJK PM instructed the authorities to accelerate relief and rescue operations to the Mirpur quake affectees


MUZAFFARABAD :    (Parliament Times)     The Prime Minister Azad Jammu Kashmir (AJK) Raja Farooq Haider Khan on Friday directed the concerned authorities to accelerate relief and rescue operations in the earthquake hit areas of Mirpur.

The Prime Minister also asked the administration to provide clean drinking water, food and tents to every affected person as soon as possible.

He asked for making arrangements for restoration of teaching activities at alternate places in areas where the schools had been affected by the earthquake.

Farooq Haider directed the administration to divide the affected areas in five zones for effectively carrying out the relief and rescue operations.

He said state government would continue relief activities till the rehabilitation of last affected person of earthquake.

Meanwhile, on Prime Minister Raja Farooq Haider Khan’s appeal people of Azad Jammu and Kashmir observed ‘Youm-e-Astaghfar’ on Friday and offer a special prayer for Kashmir.