The Punjab Chief Minister met the grieved family members of Muhammad Ishaq who died of roof collapse the other day, and sympathized with them.
Shahbaz offered Fateha for the departed soul during his visit. He also announced financial assistance of a total of Rs 1.3 million for the earthquake affectees besides government job for the son of deceased Muhammad Ishaq.
Speaking to the locals, Punjab Chief Minister said that he was deeply grieved over the losses due to earthquake and fully shared the grief of the families of the deceased persons.
He said that earthquake affectees would not be left alonein the hour of need. He said the Punjab government would extend all out help to the affected persons as well as take proper care of them.
He said that rehabilitation work in the affected areas would be carried out on priority basis, adding that earthquake-hit people should not feel helpless as he is with them.
The Chief Minister said the October 26 earthquake was the worst in the history of Pakistan which has adversely affected KPK.
He said that government and people of Punjab were standing by earthquake affectees of KPK and relief assistance is being sent by the Punjab government.
Talking to the brothers and family of deceased Muhammad Ishaq, Shehbaz Sharif said the Punjab government would providethem all out help.
He also gave a cheque of financial assistance to the heirs of deceased Muhammad Ishaq besides announced financial help for the marriage of his daughters.
The Chief Minister also inspected the house that had collapsed due to earthquake and inquired from the people about details.
He announced financial help for the owner of the house.Assembly members from Kasur were also present on the occasion.