Commander 10 Corps visits GB; donates 5 truck-load food

ISLAMABAD, Apr 12 (APP): Commander 10 Corps Lieutenant General, Malik Zafar Iqbal Tuesday visited rain and landslide affected areas of Gilgit Baltistan (GB)and presented donation of five truck-load of food items by Pakistan Army to the Chief Minister Gilgit Baltistan.

A high level meeting to overview the losses occurred following recent heavy rains and landslides in the area was held at Gilgit, an Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR) news update here stated.  The meeting reviewed relief activities in detail.

The moot attended by the provincial Chief Minister, Governor, Corps Commander, Chief Secretary GB, Commander FCNA and IG Police GB discussed issues of food shortage, blockage of important road links including Karakoram highway and future strategy.