RAWALPINDI – As decided in the Corps Commander Meeting, Pakistan Army has already dispatched 10 trucks – 60 tons – of relief goods for Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) living in camps amid Operation Zarb-e-Azb in North Waziristan.
According to an official communique issued by Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) on Thursday the trucks were dispatched in the presence of senior officials.
“This is 7th consignment of relief items including flour, rice, ghee, sugar, powdered milk, pulses, clothes, crockery, quilts and blankets,” statement read further.
Commander Logistics 10 Corps along with other senior army officials were present at the ceremony held at Rawalpindi Cantt.
The 10 Corps set up three relief assistance collection points on June 23 in Rawalpindi and Islamabad to collect donations for the IDPs. The first consignment was sent on July 9, 2014.
Moreover, in the recent Corp Commanders’ meeting, the military top brass vowed to speed up the process of rehabilitation of IDPs in their native areas.