Emergency quake meeting PM Nawaz ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif upon his come to Islamic Republic of Pakistan convened associate emergency meeting Mon, simply every day when a magnitude seven.5 quake hit the Pak-Afghan region, Radio Islamic Republic of Pakistan rumored on Tuesday.
The National Disaster Management Chairman Major General Asghar Nawaz can temporary the Prime Minister concerning rescue and relief efforts, likewise as measures taken to regulate injury caused by the large quake.
The meeting are going to be attended by Chief of Army employees General Raheel Sharif, Director General Inter-Services publicity (ISPR) general officer Asim Bajwa, Director-General Military Operations Major General Sahir Shamshad Mirza, Interior Minister Chaudhry Nisar, Secretary global climate change Arif Ahmed Khan and minister Ishaq Dar, among others.
At least 228 folks are confirmed dead within the aftermath of the earthquake that hit northern Asian nation and Islamic Republic of Pakistan on Mon afternoon.
The NDMA says a minimum of one,620 area unit black-and-blue across Islamic Republic of Pakistan.
The toll is anticipated to rise as search groups reach remote areas that are stop as a result of landslides and destruction caused by the earthquake.
Soon when the quake, the COAS directed army personnel to succeed in out wherever needed to assist affected folks while not watching for orders.