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Pakistan: NDMA Situation Report No. 5 Earthquake in Balochistan

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(For Period 302100Pm - 310900Am)

1. General.

The expanse of the response has since been enlarged to include areas at a remove from the main communication network. A deliberate effort was made to extend the outreach to isolated localities with a view to ensure delivery to all affectees. In line with directions of the President and Prime Minister, the relief work will be further expedited.

2. Update

a. Employment of Military/CAF Resources

(1) Manpower

(a) 1328 x all ranks committed.

(b) 3 x Medical teams ex army & CAF in village         Khawas, Wankotli, and Wachan working in situ.

(c) Damage assessment in process through aerial/ground reconnaissance parties.

(2) Material

(a) 15 x Helicopters engaged.

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

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

        (1)   Blankets: 10000

        (2)  Tents: 5000

        (3)   Warm Jackets: 8,800

        (4)  Plastic Mats: 12,000

        (5)  Sleeping Bags: 1472

        (6)  Ration Packs: 10,000 (With stoves)

        (7) Ghee: 500 tin (5 Kg each)

b. Assistance by Public/ Private Sources

(1) Government of Balochistan

(a) 18 x Ambulances with emergency kit

(b) 18 x Medical Teams

(c) Medicines worth Rs 3.1 Million

(d) 7000 x Bags flour (with 20 Kg each)

(2) Pakistan Red Crescent Society

(a) Tents - 300

(b) Blankets - 1800

(c) Plastic Sheets - 1200

c. Provision of relief items by PDMA. PDMA Balochistan provided following relief items:-

(1)        Tents                        -        1000

(2)        Blankets (Quilts)        -        1470

(3)        Sugar Bags                -        150        (50 Kgs each)

(4)        Rice Bags                -        150        (50 Kgs each)

(5)        Tea Cartons                -         60        (15 Kgs each)

d. Dead/Injured.  155 confirmed dead, 357 injured.

e. Damage Assessment.

(1) 6350-7300 people displaced

(2) over 2000 houses damaged

3. Offers by Overseas/Foreign Donors.

Being evaluated as per approved policy.