COAS Qamar Javed Bajwa directs effective rescue in snow hit areas

ISLAMABAD: Chief of Army Staff, General Qamar Javed Bajwa has directed maximum assistance to NDMA, PDMA and local administrations for timely and effective rescue and relief effort in snow hit areas. According to ISPR, in village Sher Shal, Garam Chashma, Chitral FC troops are assisting Civ Administration and NDMA for rescue of individuals who came under snow slide on Saturday night. So far seven dead bodies have been recovered and two injured were taken out. An FC soldier Irshad embraced shahdat and 6 got injured when a Chitral scout post came under slide in Pishotan, Kandao, Arandu. Soldiers have been rescued early morning.