ISLAMABAD, Sep 27 (APP):International development partners have assured full support to chairman of National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA) and Earthquake Reconstruction and Rehabilitation Authority (ERRA) for the rehabilitation of earthquake affected people.

It was decided in a high level meeting headed by chairman of NDMA/ERRA here at ERRA headquarters on Friday, a press release said.

The meeting was co-chaired by Chairman NDMA/ERRA Lt Gen Muhammad Afzal, and the UN esident/Humanitarian Coordinator Knut Ostby.

Chairman of NDMA/ERRA gave a detailed run down to the participants on aftermath of recent earthquake that struck Pakistan affecting a population of nearly 500,000. The chairman shared the details of damaged houses, schools and bridges.