Inclement weather hampers PM’s visit to Mianwali, Tank

Inclement weather hampers PM’s visit to Mianwali, Tank

ISLAMABAD, Sep 17 (APP): Prime Minister Muhammad Shehbaz Sharif on Saturday could not visit the flood-affected districts of Mianwali in Punjab province and Tank in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province due to inclement weather.

The prime minister was scheduled to visit Mianwali and then Tank, but his helicopter returned to Islamabad from Mianwali due to bad weather.

The prime minister had to inaugurate newly constructed 100 housing units for the flood affectees of district Tank. During his previous visit to the area, the prime minister had promised the rehabilitation of flood victims with the construction of housing units.

The prime minister, in the meanwhile, has summoned a meeting at Nur Khan airbase to review the flood situation. The prime minister would be apprised of the rescue and relief activities.

After the meeting, the prime minister will depart to London.