An interview with “UNHCR” spokesman regarding provision of tents and food relief
In an interview UNHCR spokesman tells about services of UNHCR rain affected areas. UNHCR is working on the provision of shelter and food relief for rain affected people in sindh. He says, “We have supplied 10000 tents and 10000 NFI Kits, our mandate is to support and help refugees. UNHCR is trying to reach every flood affected area in sindh”.
Rain affected are facing food and water shortage in camps in Umar Kot
Rain that was once a blessing bought big disaster in Umer Kot. Locals of this area complain that they are homeless; there is food and water shortage and lack of medical assistance. District DCO says, “We cook food is DEGS and distribute this food among people. We are distributing dry food items which include flour, rice, ghee, tea, sugar, pulses and soaps”
Rain affected children are suffering from Mal Nutrition in Johi camp
Residents of Johi camp complain that due to shortage of food their children are suffering from Mal Nutrition. Health officer Taluka Johi says, “Mal nutrition problem among children decreases immunity and as a result children suffer from various diseases, mother’s milk is best feed in this case, people are unaware of this fact. Due to lack of knowledge issues like Mal Nutrition occur among children at initial stage”.
An Interview with an Official of “Save the children” regarding Mal Nutrition
In an interview an official of “Save the children” tells about services of his organization in rain affected areas. He says, “We have recently started a Mal Nutrition program in Badin. Both women and children are given immunity nuts and energy biscuits. A special diet is given to pregnant women so they can fullfil body energy requirements. Nothing else must be given to children with Mal Nutrition except mother’s milk”.
People are crying for food and shelter in rain affected areas of district Naoushero
Rain affected people of Naushero complain that they are still waiting for relief aid. People are visiting DCO Office for help. Syed Ali Ahmad Shah Media coordinator from district government says, “We established 264 camps where people are living and gave them 12000 food bags. It is not possible for us to reach each village in district. People must give application and ID card in this way they will get help from local revenue officer”.