Islamabad, July 21, 2014 (PPI-OT): Federal Minister for SAFRON has chaired a meeting of International NGOs and UN relief agencies here at Islamabad in Ministry of SAFRON. The minister briefed the participants about the current situation of IDPs and the relief provided to them. The Minister thanked the donor agencies about the cooperation they have extended so far.
The meeting discussed the various measures for the rehabilitation of DPs and reconstruction of infrastructure in the affected areas. Also the ministry of SAFRON extended its full cooperation for the issuance of NOCs to international relief NGOs.
So far around 1 million IDPs have been registered and the process of verification and cash payment through mobile sims is under way. SO far 30000 IDP families have been transferred cash and 16000 families have received cash through sims.
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