PN relief & rescue efforts continue in Sindh

Pakistan Navy search and rescue operations continued in the flood affected areas of Dadu, Jacobabad and Thatta districts.A Pakistan Navy statement here on Wednesday said that the PN helicopters, hovercrafts and boats are augmenting relief efforts.

It said that till to-date, PN rescue teams have evacuated a total of 168,215 people from various locations, provided medical treatment to 32,200 people and distributed 704,230 kilograms of relief goods and food among flood victims.A convoy of PN trucks carrying 20 tonnes of ration and relief goods is being dispatched to Petaro.During next 24 hours, rescue operations will continue in Jacobabad, Dadu and Thatta districts, it was further stated.