COAS visits flood-hit areas of Sindh, Balochistan

Chief of Army Staff (COAS), General Ashfaq Parvez Kayani visited the flood affected areas of Sindh and Balochistan on Monday.

According to ISPR press release here, COAS flew over the flood affected areas of Sindh including Manchar Lake and stopped over at Thatta where he visited Saudi and Chinese hospitals established for the flood affectees. He also went to Tori Bund, near Pano Aqil, and witnessed repair of the Bund by Frontier Works Organization.

Later, he visited Turkish hospital and flood relief camp being run by the Army at Dera Murad Jamali.

COAS interacted informally with the troops involved in the flood relief activities and appreciated their role in providing relief to the affectees. He also thanked friendly countries for their support.