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A special C-130 cargo plane of Pakistan Air Force reached Chitral today carrying seven tons of ration, 2,500 ready meals, additional medical teams, 1,000 tents and blankets for distribution in remote areas, said ISPR.

Some of injured were evacuated from Chitral to Combined Military Hospital Rawalpindi on Tuesday.The Jawans of Chitral Police have sent their beds to the DHQ Hospital. Police ambulance also at disposal of DHQ Hospital, said the police. Federal government has provided a helicopter for the relief operation in Chitral, said chairman NDMA Maj Gen Akhtar Nawaz.

Two truckloads of relief items, including tents, sent by the deputy commissioner Chitral office have reached Booni. Scores of people injured in the earthquake in the Laspur valley have been evacuated by Focus humanitarian organization in a helicopter to the DHQ hospital Chitral. Death toll from the earthquake has risen to 31 in Chitral.

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