World to be urged for aid of quake-hit people: CM Malik

KARACHI: Balochistan Chief Minister Dr Abdul Malik Baloch, cutting short his Britain tour, reached homeland and said he will approach the world community for aid of the people affected by the earthquake.

Talking to media at Karachi airport, he said the government will valve into all available resources to overcome the situation occured by the devastating earthquake, adding the cordiality of nations will be appealed for the aid of the quake-hit people.

At least 10,000 to 15,000 houses collapsed as a result of powerful earthquake; hence, the death toll is feared to rise, the Chief Minister noted declaring that he will establish his camp in the quake-hit area.