Bilawal meets Peshawar quake victims
PESHAWAR – Pakistan People’s Party Chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari on Thursday visited the Lady Reading Hospital (LRH) here and inquired after the health of those injured in the devastated earthquake, which struck the country on October 26.
The PPP chairman was accompanied by Sindh Chief Minister Syed Qaim Ali Shah and PPP Vice President Sherry Rehman. Talking to journalists at the residence of former provincial minister Engineer Mohammad Hamayun Khan, Qaim expressed solidarity with the quake victims of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and the Federally Administered Tribal Areas.
He said that the delegation of PPP – headed by Bilawal – was visiting Pakhtunkhwa to share grief with the affectees of the devastated earthquake. He said that the Sindh government was ready for provision of assistance both in shape of relief goods and cash.
The Sindh chief minister said that two trucks loaded with relief goods – including blankets, tents and food items – had been dispatched for Peshawar and would reach provincial capital on Friday.