ISLAMABAD: President Mamnoon Husssain and Prime Minister have expressed concern over the loss of lives and damage to the property as a result of earthquake on Tuesday.
The President has called upon the concerned to undertake every possible effort for rescue and relief of the affected people.
Prime Minister Mian Muhammad Nawaz Sharif expressing grief and sorrow over the losses of precious human lives and property due to an earth quake in Sindh and Balochistan directed Chairman National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA) to keep him (Prime Minister) updated regarding the losses, relief and evacuation measures, on regular basis.
The Prime Minister also directed the local administration to provide all necessary help and assistance to the affected people on priority basis.
Nawaz Sharif said that the Federal Government would provide all possible assistance to the earthquake affectees and asked NDMA and Pakistan Army to assist the local administration in relief activities.
The Premier prayed to Almighty Allah to bless the departed souls with eternal peace and grant courage to the bereaved families to bear the irreparable loss with fortitude.