ISLAMABAD: King Abdullah’s Relief Campaign for Pakistani People (KARCPP), has completed 1400 houses to help affected people of Sindh province hit by floods in the recent years. The keys of the newly constructed houses with all necessary facilities were handed over to the families displaced due to heavy rains and floods.
The project of housing was started in Mirpurkhas, Sanghar, Umer Kot, Dadu, Mitiari, Tharparkar and Kashmore areas to accommodate the families displaced by heavy rains. The families affected by natural calamity are living in these houses and enjoying basic facilities, this was stated by Dr.Khalid M.Al-Othmani, the Regional Director of KARCPP while talking to reporters.
Saudi Arabia has provided the amount collected from the Saudi Public in a donation campaign to express solidarity and bring the cherishing movements back to the faces of the people of Pakistan faced natural calamities in their areas in the recent years. KARCPP will construct 5000 houses in phases to provide shelter to the people of Balochistan, Punjab, Khyber Pakhtunkhawa, and Gilgti-Baltistan, he stated. So far, the Organization has handed over the keys of several hundred houses so that the people displaced by floods could start their routine life in a befitting manner, Dr Khalid said.
Expressing solidarity with the affected people of Pakistan, Saudi Arabia had announced to initiate relief and construction projects including Basic Health Units, schools, and water filtration plants worth millions of US dollars which are being completed in different affected districts under the guidance of Muhammad Bin Naif, the Crown Prince and Interior Minister of Saudi Arabia who is also the Petron-In-Chief of this organization, he added.