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2-Day Disaster Management Workshop

Charsadda – June 19, 2012;Despite the fact the rescue and relief operations performed by AlKhidmat personnel during earthquakes and floods were far more efficient than those carried out by international organizations, AlKhidmat has been providing hands-on training via workshops to its Disaster Management Teams ever Read more

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FATA IDPs Receive Aid

South Waziristan – June 18, 2012; Thousands of IDPs from South Waziristan Agency of FATA received aid material at an assistance distribution ceremony organized by Al-Khidmat FATA. Countless people have become internally displaced due to the ongoing strife in Pakistan’s northern areas, with FATA being one of the most affected areas.
AlKhidmat FATA regularly distributes various aid materials among the IDPs, such as food packages, clean water, medicines, clothing, bedding, etc. In consideration of current weather conditions, aid material distributed on this occasion included water coolers and mosquito netting.
Representatives of affected families thronged to venue of assistance distribution forming a long line. President, AlKhidmat FATA, Awwal Gul Afridi, was also present at the assistance distribution ceremony.

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Urgent Relief For Fire Victims

Hyderabad – June 17, 2012; A demonstration of how Al-Khidmat is ever vigilant regarding humanitarian situations was displayed here when a Relief and Rescue team from AlKhidmat Sindh’s Disaster Management Unit rushed to help victims of a fire which had gutted 40 huts in Goth Haji Ibraheem Shehno near Hyderabad. Read more

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Dr A Q Khan Receives Souvenir Shield

Islamabad – June 14, 2012; A four member AlKhidmat team, including National Director, AlKhidmat Orphan Care Program, Khalid Mahmood Abbasi, and Director AlKhidmat Media Cell, Muhammad Umair Idrees, accompanied by several orphan children from AlKhidmat’s Aghosh Orphan Home in Attock, visited famous scientist, Dr A Q Khan, at his residence in Islamabad… Read more

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Medical Camps Around Chitral

Chitral – June 13, 2012; Al-Khidmat’s Healthcare Division regularly organizes medical camps in rural and remote areas of the country in order to provide much needs healthcare services and facilities to people of underdeveloped areas. In line with this policy, AlKhidmat Chitral organized several medical camps in and around Chitral and Mastooj in collaboration Read more

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AKF Chief Vows Care For 10,000 Orphans

Peshawar – June 12, 2012; Speaking as chief guest at the inauguration ceremony of Al-Khidmat’s Orphan Care Program in Peshawar Region, Al-Khidmat President, Dr Hafeez ur Rahman, said Al-Khidmat aims to reach out to at least 10,000 orphans in a measured but persistent relief program… Read more

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Free Medical Camp For IDPs

FATA – June 12, 2012; There are some refugee camps in the world which have been around so long and have seen so much suffering that they have almost become permanent slums. Jalozai Camp in Pakistan’s Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA) is one such refugee camp. It had served as a refugee camp for Afghan Read more

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Flood Affected Get New Homes

Shikarpur – June 11, 2012; The Rehabilitation unit of Al-Khidmat’s Disaster Management Division regularly executes various relief projects, such as distribution of food packages, as well as construction and handing over of new homes, for people affected by disasters, such as floods, earthquakes, etc. AlKhidmat has constructed and handed over almost 3,000 homes to quake and flood affected families to date.
In line with Al-Khidmat’s Rehabilitation Program, Chairman Al-Khidmat Foundation, Naimatullah Khan Advocate, handed over keys and ownership documents of 28 new homes to heads of families whose homes had been destroyed in the 2010 and 2011 floods in a ceremony held at Rahimabad village near Shikarpur, Sindh Province. Affected families were delighted to receive keys to their new homes and along with expressing their profound gratitude, deeply appreciated AlKhidmat’s extensive work for disaster affected people.

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Wheelchairs For Christian Women

Rahim Yar Khan – June 11, 2012; Al-Khidmat Rahim Yar Khan gave out wheelchairs to physically challenged women from the Jinnah Park area Christian community in a ceremony held here today. AlKhidmat has a dedicated program of giving out free wheelchairs to physically challenged people, regardless of race, gender, ethnicity, or religion, and it does so regularly in various areas of Pakistan. Members of the Christian community thanked AlKhidmat for its services.
Al-Khidmat sincerely believes in alleviating all sorts of day to day problems faced by underprivileged people, and giving out free wheelchairs to people who cannot afford to buy one themselves is a part of AlKhidmat’s commitment to serve humanity.
Representatives of the Christian community of Jinnah Park, Christopher John, Victor Yusuf, Mukhtar Masih; notable personalities such as Dr Anwar-ul-Haq, Rana Munir Ahmad, Shabbir Ahmad, and Abu Zubair, as well as President, AlKhidmat Rahim Yar Khan, Chaudhry Abd-ul-Razzaq, were also present at the occasion.

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Ambulances Transport Blast Victims

Peshawar – June 9, 2012; Al-Khidmat’s ambulances have transported bodies of 20 persons who had died as a result of the bomb blast, which had destroyed a government bus carrying civil secretariat employees at Gul Bela bus stop in Nagman area of Peshawar, to their respective towns and villages for burial.
Al-Khidmat volunteers and ambulances immediately reached the site of the tragedy and moved 12 bodies to Lady Reading Hospital, Peshawar, while the other 08 corpses were moved to the District Headquarters Hospital, Charsaddah. AlKhidmat also provided coffins for the casualties and later transported the dead bodies to their respective towns and villages for burial.