Pakistan: NDMA Situation Report No. 11 Earthquake in Balochistan

Situation Report
Originally published
View original


1. General.

A complete week of relief and rescue effort has provided palpable succor to affectees. The momentum will be further geared up to ensure that adequate assistance is extended to all deserving cases.

2. Update

a. Employment of Military / CAF Resources & Civil Administration

(1) Manpower

(a) 1756 x all ranks committed. 500 persons of Police employed

(b) 26 x Medical teams engaged out of which 18 x Medical Teams from Government of Balochistan

(c) 5 x Static Clinic and two Tertiary Hospitals engaged.

(d) 3 x Medical teams ex Army & CAF in village Kawas, Wan Kotli, and Verchum.

(e) Damage assessment in process through aerial/ground reconnaissance

(2) Material / Machinery

(a) 15 x Helicopters available / engaged upto 31 October 08.

(b) 16 x C-130 arrived carrying relief goods.

(c) Medicines and medical stores delivered to affected areas.

(d) 19 x Ambulances with emergency kit

(e) 9 x Dozers, 5 x Transporters, 3 x Excavators, 3 x Front end loaders and 2 x Graders employed

(f) Air/Road Transportation of Relief Stores Completed/ In Hand.

i. Blankets & Quilts : 1,30,000

ii. Tents: 12,000

iii. Warm Jackets:13,000

iv. Plastic Mats: 12,000

v. Sleeping Bags: 2193

vi Family Ration Packs:10,000 (7 days food in each)

vii. Ghee: 500 tin (5 Kg each)