JI chief grieved over quake losses


LAHORE: Ameer, Jamaat e Islami, Pakistan, Senator Sirajul Haq, has expressed deep grief over the heavy loss of life and property all over the country due to severe earthquake on Monday.

He prayed for those killed due to the tremors and also for the early recovery of the injured. The JI chief directed the party heads for Chitral and Dir to suspend their routine activities and pay full attention to the help and rehabilitation of the quake affected people. He also instructed the volunteers of the Al-Khidmat Foundation to fan out in the affected area and arrange food, medicines and shelter for their brethren affected by the calamity.

The JI Chief also contacted Khyber P. Chief Minister Pervez Khattak, by phone and expressed his grief over the losses caused by the quake in the province. He expressed the hope that the provincial government would spare no efforts in extending every possible help and service to the calamity hit people.