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5 billion aid for Balochistan, Shehbaz sharif request philanthropists to support flood affectees with donations

ISLAMABAD:7 August 2022: The Eco­no­mic Coordination Comm­ittee (ECC) of the cabinet at a special meeting on Sat­urday approved technical supplementary grant of Rs5 billion to be used for rescue and relief activities and as compensation for deaths and injuries caused by floods during the year.
Separately, Prime Mini­ster Shehbaz Sharif, who visited flood-hit areas over the past week, announced setting up ‘Prime Minister’s Relief Fund’ and appealed to the philanthropists and well-off segments of society to support flood affectees with generous donations.

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