Livestock Flood Relief Committee established


Peshawar: Directorate General (Extension) Livestock & Dairy Development Khyber Pakhtunkhwa has established Flood Relief Cell at provincial level headed by Dr. Alam Zeb, Director Headquarter. The flood Relief Cell (FRC) contact numbers are; 091-9210276, 9210249, 9213679, Fax No. 091-9210285.

The Flood Relief Cell (FRC) will carry out its activities as per the following TORs. Identity areas where flood are likely to hit, make logistic and preventive arrangements and arrange availability of Animal Feed & Animal Vaccine etc for the identified areas.

Similarly, the cell will keep liaison with all the stakeholders, establishment free veterinary camps in the affected areas of the province and provide all necessary inputs, as well as collect data on livestock losses and submit daily and weekly performance reports to all concerned.

Flood Relief Camps have been established in the flood affected / vulnerable district. In District Chitral Dr. Mehtabuddin, Contact # 0336-9376440 (Drosh area)  and Dr. Shaikh Ahmad Contact # 0336-9376440 (Chitral) are looking after relief activities, while District Nowshera Dr. Mohammad Ismail, Contact # 0336-5898707, in District Charsadda Dr. Ahadullah, Contact # 0301-8889101 and in District D.I.Khan Dr. Saeed, Contact # 0345-8351550.

The Emergency Relief Camps will carry out emergency.  Moreover, in District Chitral 30 Veterinary Camps established, three mobile Veterinary Camps deputed while three trucks load of medicine and vitamins (100000 doses)  have been dispatched to Chitral.

Likewise, sufficient vaccines (100000 doses) supplied emergency feed dispatched, local technical staff has been deputed for relief activities while additional technical support staff have been sent to Chitral from down districts. Similarly, damage and need assessment has been started while additional five mobile veterinary clinics has dispatched to Chitral from down districts.