Mobilink provides food, water to flood-hit people
Karachi (Tuesday, October 16, 2012) – Mobilink, Pakistan’s largest mobile telecom operator has delivered over 120 tonnes of food and water supplies to the Pakistan Navy as flood relief for over 14,000 flood victims in Balochistan.
Dr Zafar Iqbal Qadir, Chairman National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA) and Rear Admiral Zafar Abbasi, Commander (Coast), Pakistan Navy hailed the effort of Mobilink. Balochistan is the second phase of Mobilink’s flood relief initiative for 2012, with the first phase in September having provided relief to 12,000 victims in Southern Punjab.
Mobilink Foundation and Mobilink Torchbearers, Mobilink’s employee volunteer force, will also be engaged for physical distribution of the food and water supplies to displaced families occupying temporary shelters in Jaffarabad.