Sindh’s eight districts most affected: NfRCC flood relief Op continue

The NFRCC Wednesday issued a latest development and relief efforts in the flood-hit areas across the country.

Weather Forecast

In last 24 hrs, Rain-wind/thunderstorm occurred in Punjab, KP, Kashmir and GB. Weather remained hot and dry in other parts of the country. Today’s Recorded Highest Maximum Temperature’s (°C): Sibi 40, Dalbandin, Nokkundi and Sakrand 38.

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In next 24 Hours, mainly dry weather is likely to prevail over most parts of the country, while hot in central and southern parts. However, isolated rain – thunderstorm is expected in upper KP, GB and Kashmir.

Damages of Infrastructure & Private Properties

During last 24 hours no infrastructure damage. A total of 13074 Km roads and 410 Bridges have been damaged.

Most Affected Districts

Worst affected districts of Sindh include Qambar Shahdad Kot, Jacobabad, Larkana, Khairpur, Dadu, Noshero Feroz, Thatta and Badin.

In Balochistan districts include Quetta, Naseerabad, Jafarabad, Jhalmagsi, Bolan, Sohbatpur and Lesbela.

KP include Dir, Swat, Charsadda, Kohistan, Tank and DI Khan and in Punjab include DG Khan and Rajanpur.

Army Relief Efforts

Aviation Efforts

So far 625 Army Aviation helicopters sorties have been flown to various areas for evacuation of stranded people. Moreover, uptill now 4659 stranded Individuals have been evacuated through helicopter sorties.

Relief Camps/ Relief Items Collection Points

So far 147 Relief Camps and 172 Relief Collection points in Sindh, South Punjab & Balochistan have been established across the country for flood affectees.

Donations

Uptill now 10839. 5 Tons of food items alongwith 1839.8 Tons of sustenance items and 114736955 medicine items have been collected so far. However, 10684.4 Tons of food 1807.2 Tons of sustenance items and 11378745 medicine items have been distributed uptill now.

Medical Relief

More than 300 medical camps established so far in which more than 619,808 patients have been treated all across the country and provided 3-5 days’ free medicine.

Pakistan Navy Relief and Rescue Efforts

PN established 04 x Flood Relief centers and 18 x Central Collection Points all across the country. These collection centers have distributed 1,825 Tons ration, 6,553 x tents & 735,263 liter mineral water in various districts. In addition, 22 x tent cities have also been established where 25,973 Personnel have been accommodated. Moreover, PN’s 23 x Emergency Response teams (ERTs) deployed all over Pakistan have rescued 15568 x stranded personnel. These ERTs are equipped with 54 x motorized boats and 02 x Hovercraft. PN has also deployed 02 x helicopters in interior Sindh. Uptill now, in 69 x sorties, these helicopters rescued 479 x stranded people and distributed 5,333 packets of ration. 08 x Diving Teams of Pak Navy have also carried out 28 x Diving Operations in affected areas across the Pakistan. PN has also established 86 x Medical Camps in which 100,890 x patients have been treated till to date.

Pakistan Air Force Relief and Rescue Efforts

Pakistan Air Force has provided 6583 Tents, 570,341 Food packages, 3453.26 Tons of ration, 287,183 liter fresh water, for the flood affectees. Moreover, PAF has established 46 Medical Camps where 72,228 patients have been treated so far. 20 Tent cities accommodating 19807 people, 54 relief camps and 03 central Aviation Hubs all across the country have also been established. PAF also carried out 262 sorties and evacuated 1521 people from the flood affected areas.