The Chief Secretary Sindh, Rizwan Memon, has called for concerted efforts to help meet the natural disasters and crises.
He was presiding over a meeting of Provincial Disaster Management Authority (PDMA) and Urban Search and Rescue (USAR) team of the Karachi Metropolitan Corporation (KMC) at his office, said a statement on Wednesday.
The Chief Secretary emphasised the need for expanding the activities of such bodies in Karachi as well as other parts of the province.
He said that the coordination among such organizations should also be strengthened and the required awareness should also be fostered.
A detailed briefing was also given on the part of the PDMA, it was further stated. The meeting was attended by Secretary Finance, Hassan Naqvi, Secretary Implementation, Niaz Abbasi, Project Director PDMA, Salman Shah, Metropolitan Commissioner, Dr. Badar Jamil, and USAR focal person Humayun Khan.