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Residents of Reshun say Mahmood Khan had witnessed the devastation as provincial minister
Hamid Khan said the project has been initiated while keeping in view the devastations caused by natural calamities especially floods every year, adding that under the project the local communities would be enabled to mitigate the impact of disasters by taking certain precautionary measures.
Although the dropping of atomic bombs brought an abrupt end to the World War II but it ensued a tale of misery and devastation which was, later, turned into glory by the mettle of the Japanese nation.
If an assessment of the losses caused, it would be known that the scale of destruction was much higher than the devastations caused due to the floods two years back, the participants noted.
KARACHI, September 03, 2010 (Frontier Star): Special meeting of Sindh cabinet has been cabinet Saturday's evening in chief minister house to review the devastations caused by floods and President Asif Ali Zardari will also attend the meeting.
TAMBOO -- Devastations caused by floods are heart breaking.
KARACHI, August 31, 2010 (Frontier Star): President Asif Ali Zardari has called a high level meeting at Karachi on September 02 to deliberate on flood devastations in Sindh.
He appealed to international donors that in view of devastations of floods in Nasirabad and Jaffarabad second installment of Watan Cards should be released immediately for the assistance of affectees.
She said that not only the government and institutions can steer the Pakistan out from flood devastations but international community has to play vital role in this regard.
Lahore, August 23, 2010 (Frontier Star): Chairman Water and Power Development Authority (WAPDA) Shakeel Durrani said that formation of a safety commission has been suggested to ensure security and protection of dams and barrages in the country adding that WAPDA had to face approximately Rs3 billion loss owing to flood devastations. Talking to media here on Monday, he said that no mega project of WAPDA has suffered any damage in floodwaters and all the dams and barrages remained safe in floodwaters, however to avert any mishap in future a safety commission for dams and barrages have been suggested.
MULTAN, September 16, 2010 (Balochistan Times): Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi has said that government of Pakistan has been tackling flood devastations across the country with the assistance of world community and rehabilitation process in the flooded areas was going on with the consultation of provincial governments and federal government.
LAHORE, August 16, 2010 (Frontier Star): Chief Minister Punjab Mian Shahbaz Sharif said that Punjab government has banned Iftar and Eid ceremonies owing to prevailing flood devastations in the province.