KP CS directed to make arrangements for the security of food distribution points

Peshawar: Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Chief Secretary, Ghulam Dastagir Akhtar has directed to make better arrangements for the security of food distribution points throughout the province and has stressed upon the concerned departments to ensure prompt and effective distribution of food items among the IDPs.

This he said while presiding over a high level meeting regarding security arrangements of food distribution points at Civil Secretariat Peshawar on Monday. Beside others, Country Director of World Food Program, CCPO Peshawar, General Nadeem, Secretary Home, DG PDMA and DG FDMA were also present on the occasion. The security situation of food distribution points was discussed at length in the meeting.

The Chief Secretary said that security arrangements of food distribution points must be increased immediately and positive steps should be taken in this regard. Various proposals for improving distribution of food items among the IDPs on different points in the province were discussed in detail and the officers concerned assured to act upon the directives to assist the IDPs and ensure supply of food items to them.