University of Veterinary and Animal Sciences (UVAS) Vice Chancellor Prof Dr Nasim Ahmad visited flood affected areas of Rajanpur, Fazilpur, Dera Ghazi Khan and Taunsa Sharif and inspected relief activities by the UVAS flood relief volunteers.
The flood relief teams of the university provided veterinary services by treating, vaccinating and de-worming flood-hit livestock and also distributed ration, necessary daily use items and animal feed among the flood victims, said a press release issued by the university on Monday.
The VC encouraged and appreciated the university flood relief volunteers for distributing relief goods among the poor flood-hit livestock farming community. He also felt sad to see the misery of people and destruction in flood hit areas. He said the UVAS also distributed animal feed worth over Rs 3 million among poor livestock farming families in these areas.
He thanked all the donors for their trust on the university and generous donations in cash and kind for the flood victims.
With the help of donors and efforts of university staff, he said the UVAS successfully completed its first phase of flood relief activities. In the second phase, the UVAS would send its teams to Karor Lal Esan Layyah, Charsadda and Rajanpur for relief activities.
During his visit, Prof Nasim also met Commissioner Dera Ghazi Khan Liaqat Ali Chattha and Vice Chancellor Ghazi University Dera Ghazi Khan Prof Dr Muhammad Tufail and briefed them on the UVAS flood relief activities in DG Khan division.
The commissioner acknowledged the UVAS services for the help of needy/deserving families.