RESCUE, RELIEF & REHABILITATION OF EARTHQUAKE VICTIMS OF AWARAN, BALUCHISTAN BY CUSTOMS HEALTH CARE SOCIETY, LAHORE (24 SEPTEMBER 2013 February, 2014).
It gives me immense pleasure to inform you that the care and welfare teams of Customs Health Care Society (CHCS) under the supervision of the undersigned have once again taken the lead to reach the earthquake affected areas of Awaran, Baluchistan immediately after 24 September earthquake and at present are fully engaged in the relief and rehabilitation work for the earthquake affectees there. The detail of the relief work undertaken by CHCS in Awaran, Baluchistan is given as under:- i) Establishment of Tent Villages, in Malar, Awaran, immediately after the earthquake. ii) Supply of food items, clothes, Tarpaulins, mosquito nets and kitchen ware to 2,000 families. iii) Medical and Relief Camps and establishment of a small dispensary in Malar, Awarn. Treatment of 10,000 patients. iv) Sacrifice of goats and distribution of meat among the affectees. v) Distribution of ladies shawls, clothes, shoes, jackets, suits and Eid Gifts among the earthquake victims. vi) Start of Reconstruction of Mosques and one room houses for the shelter less earthquake victims. vii) Preparation of 4000 Quilts by a sister organization (Kawish Welfare Trust) and their subsequent distribution. 2. As the relief activities are continuing, rehabilitation work has already been started in Malar, Awaran. As a first step, construction of two completely demolished mosques has been completed. Under Apna-Ghar Housing Project in the earthquake affected areas 50 one room houses has been constucted will be constructed for the earthquake victims. CHCS has already been able to build more than 550 houses for the flood affectees throughout Pakistan. The Welfare activities of CHCS are being patronized and sponsored by the philanthropists and Allah fearing people like from Pakistan and Abroad.