Islamabad, August 17: Professionals and youth belonging to Ghizer District of Gilgit – Baltistan have joined hands to help and mobilize support the flood affected people.
A large number of promising youth and professionals hailing from all four Tehsils of Ghizer district decided to launch the Volunteer Movement during a meeting held at Islamabad the other day. The Movement has immediately started collecting relief items for the flood affected people. 3 tons of relief items including food and non-food items has been collected during the initial days.
The volunteer movement is being hailed by public circles as a very positive step towards self reliance and unity.
Editor’s note: Pamir Times appreciates the idea of citizen engagement and as a token of support for the cause a separate page has been created for the Ghizer Youth Movement, to provide visibility and coverage for the cause.