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Early rehabilitation of Madayan-Kalam section stressed

MURIDKE – Federal Minister for Communications Dr Arbab Alamgir Khan has directed the National Highway Authority (NHA) to carry out rehabilitation of Madayan-Kalam section of N-95 on top priority basis. He said the residents of Swat were facing difficulties due to the damaged road and added that quick steps should be taken to revive the road.
He was accompanied by NHA Chairman Muhammad Junaid, Peshawar NHA General Manager (GM) Yusuf Ali and senior officers of the Ministry of

LCCI completes first phase of rehabilitation project

LAHORE – The Lahore Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI) has handed over possession of 40 newly constructed houses in Basti Manchara Mohna in Layyah District to those displaced by the floods. The Rs 5.0 million Basti Manchra Mohana project was executed in line with a pledge made by the body to the Punjab chief minister. The LCCI Senior Vice President Sheikh Mohammad Arshad handed over possession documents and the keys of the newly built houses at a ceremony in the locality.

Sindh to acquire ‘urgent loan’ of $405m for Indus dykes’ rehabilitation: Bengali

KARACHI – Sindh would be acquiring an urgent loan of at least $405 million from the Asian Development Bank (ADB) for immediate rehabilitation of the Indus dykes that were adversely damaged by the worst-ever floods in the province. This was stated by Chief Minister’s Adviser on Planning and Development (P&D) Kaiser Bengali at a press conference held at the committee room of the P&D Department on Thursday. With the approval of the federal government, the funds of $405 million would be

DCOs told to expedite post-flood rehabilitation process

KARACHI – Sindh Chief Secretary Sindh Ghulam Ali Shah Pasha advised district coordination officers (DCOs) on Saturday to expedite the rehabilitation process of the flood survivors in the affected districts.
He also asked DCOS to ensure that no outsiders or influential people avail the benefits meant for the flood survivors. The chief secretary was addressing a meeting at the Sindh Secretariat. Rehabilitation Minister Muzaffar Ali Shujra, Adviser to Chief Minister on Planning and

Speakers urge debt cancellation for rehabilitation of flood survivors

KARACHI – Civil society activists on Thursday termed foreign debt a political issue rather than an economical one that is used as a tool for domination over the poor country.
Delivering presentations at a seminar titled ‘Debt Cancellation for Rehabilitation,’ organised by the Pakistan Fisherfolk Forum (PFF) in collaboration with Oxfam, the speakers demanded the cancellation of debts to help flood survivors. The seminar was a part of series of a debt cancellation campaign.
In

BRINGING BACK TO LIFE – MoU signed for rehabilitation of flood-affected students

LAHORE – Plan Pakistan and Punjab School Education Department have entered into an agreement for the provision of adequate financial, human resource and material support to rehabilitate 400 affected primary schools in riverine areas of Layyah,
Muzaffargarh and Rajanpur districts. School Education Department Punjab Secretary Aslam Kamboh and Plan Pakistan Country Director Haider W Yaqub signed the MOU at the Civil Secretariat on Tuesday.
The project shall be implemented

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