BANNU, July 15: The Punjab Chief Minister, Mr Shahbaz Sharif, visited Bannu and announced 7,000 rupees each for the displaced families on behalf of the Punjab government.
The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Governor, Mr Sardar Mehtab Abbasi, and provincial ministers also accompanied Mr Shahbaz Sharif during the visit.
Mr Shahbaz Sharif distributed food items among the internally displaced persons who had come to the commissioner’s office in Bannu and also announced cash assistance of 7000 rupees per family that would be paid through Zong SIM cards.
The Punjab chief minister said they had donated one-day salary of the Punjab government employees for the IDPs. He said the Punjab government was ready to provide the IDPs any kind of assistance.