SWABI: Adviser to the prime minister on political and public affairs, Amir Muqam, said here on Sunday that the flood-affected people of Swabi would get adequate assistance from the federal government.
“I visited the areas affected by the recent floods and expressed solidarity with the people,” he said while talking to media persons here after visiting the affected areas in Swabi tehsil and Topi.
Mr Muqam said that the prime minister had asked him to visit the area and review the damage inflicted by floods there. He said that the PM had given instructions to the ministers in the federal cabinet meeting on Friday to play their due role in providing relief to the affected people.
The PML-N leader said that compensation of Rs1 million would be given to heirs of each of the deceased in the recent torrential rains. He said the people would also get compensation for damage done to houses and crops in the floods.
(Source: National online and print media with input from social media and local sources).