Funeral prayers of Jawan offered with full military honour
04 March, 2019
Funeral prayers of Havaldar Abdur Rab Shaheed and Naik Khurram Shaheed were offered in Dera Ghazi Khan, following which they were buried with full military honour for their supreme sacrifice for defending the motherland at Nakyal sector.
Meanwhile, AJK President Sardar Masood Khan reviewed the measures taken by governmental and non-governmental organisations to provide relief to the affected people.
At a briefing by Secretary of the State Disaster Management Authority (SDMA) Syed Shahid Mohyuddin and Chairman of the AJK Red Crescent Society (RCS) Dar Sardar Mahmood Ahmed, the president was told the teams of RCS volunteers with first aid items and relief goods had been sent to the affected areas.
Besides, the volunteers were also making arrangements for donation/provision of blood to the persons injured by the ceasefire violations by Indian army, they said.
The AJK RCS chairman said his organisation was in constant contact with the district administrations concerned and relief items and dry ration were being provided to 500 affected families in Muzaffarabad and Kotli by Pakistan RCS headquarters.
The SDMA secretary said his organisation was providing food and accommodation facilities to the affected people in Muzaffarabad, Haveli, Kotli, Poonch and Bhimber districts.
The health department was extending emergency health services to the victims, he said. Mr Qadri said control rooms had been established at the state capital and the district headquarters to gather and disseminate information.
He said the Rescue 1122 services had been put on high alert on the directives of the NDMA. In addition, he said, a plan had been chalked out to provide rapid relief through effective coordination with the National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA), armed forces, AJK home department, line agencies and other organisations.