Tharparkar Drought Sindh - Situation Report - 06 (covering period 16 March 2014 1500 hrs)

from Government of Pakistan
Published on 16 Mar 2014 View Original


  • Rs. 1 Billion announced by the Honourable Prime Minister of Pakistan as relief package

  • 120,000 Wheat Bags (50kg each) mobilized by Government of Sindh, valued at Rs. 429 Million.

  • A compensation of Rs. 200,000 for each child having died during the calamity has been announced by Government of Sindh.


  • 24 Composite Mobile Teams, including Health Officials, Army Personnel & Livestock Representatives for immunization, provision of fodder and individuals undertaking ground assessment are reaching out to all UCs.


  • 40 Medics & Paramedics from District Hyderabad and 10 Doctors / Paramedics from Neighbouring districts have reached with medicines for Emergency duties, along with regular staff.

  • Rs. 30 million have been released by the Provincial Government to District Hospital Mithi for facilities and medicine.

  • 6 Medical Camps have been established by the Army (with one each at Diplo, Chachoro,
    Mithi, Nagar Parkar, Khinser and Islam Kot). 37 Doctors (including lady doctors and child specialists), 46 Nursing Staff have been employed and 16.5 tons of medicines distributed.

  • 12 mobile medical teams and 4 mobile dispensaries.