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Shabqadar: AKFP’s Rescue Operation Underway Amid Heavy Floods

Peshawar: The volunteers of Alkhidmat Foundation Pakistan have kicked off rescue and relief operation in Shabqadar amid heavy floods caused by rainstorm. Apart from rescue of the people stranded in their inundated houses, things of immediate including food are being provided to the affected people.

Meanwhile, AKFP KPK chapter President Khalid Waqas also visited the area to review relief activities. He expressed his satisfaction towards the hard work of Alkhidmat Volunteers and appreciated their passion for service to humanity.

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Sri Lanka Flood: AKFP Distributes Relief Goods Among Affectees

Colombo: Alkhidmat Foundation Pakistan’s two-member delegation comprising Secretary General Dr. Mushtaq Mangat and Dr. Hafeezur Rehman distributed dry food items and household goods among flood affected people in Sri Lanka.

Since the last week, the AKFP is undertaking relief operation in Sri Lanka in collaboration with Serendib Foundation for Relief & Development (SFRD Sri Lanka).

It is also pertinent to be mentioned here that more than half a million people have been affected by latest floods in Sri Lanka while around 200 people have also died. A large number of people have also been forced to relocate amid tough situation across the country.

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Alkhidmat Foundation Carries Rescue-Relief In Flood-Hit Chitral

A strong flashflood wiped away a mosque, carrying a number of people along last night in Orsoon village near Dorosh, Chitral. 31 casualties have been confirmed. Alkhidmat Foundation Chitral immediately started its rescue and relief operations to mitigate losses. Meanwhile 50 food packages and 50 Tarpulin sheets have been dispatched to Chitral to reinforce the relief activities. Note that Shanghla and Karora have also suffered due to heavy rainfall: 24 houses and 8 shops were destroyed due to land-sliding in these areas. Alkhidmat Foundation has been conducting rescue and relief operations there as well.
Expressing grief and sorrow over the loss of precious lives in the rain and floods, President Alkhidmat Foundation Pakistan Muhammad Abdus Shakoor directed the Alkhidmat KPK to speed up rescue and relief measures.
He has also directed the Disaster Management Center officials to step up rescue and relief efforts in the flood-hit areas of Chitral.
In a statement, he said the people who are stranded and flooded away must be reached and rescued to mitigate losses.

 

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