CHITRAL: Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif arrived here Wednesday to personally see the relief and rehabilitation work in Chitral, that witnessed widespread devastation due to heavy rains and flooding.
The Prime Minister was accompanied with Minister for Information Senator Pervaiz Rashid, Minister for Climate Change Mushahidullah Khan and Governor Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Sardar Mehtab Ahmed Khan Abbasi.
The Prime Minister was received at the airport by Chief Minister KPK Pervaiz Khattak and senior officials of the administration.
The Prime Minister who could not visit Chitral yesterday due to inclement weather, expressed grief and sorrow over the loss of life and property due to floods in Chitral, triggered by the recent rainfall.
The National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA), on the instructions of the Prime Minister, is already undertaking relief and rescue efforts in coordination with Provincial Disaster Management Authority (PDMA).