North Waziristan IDPs number reaches up to 455,000
Over 74% of those displaced from North Waziristan are women and children.
The number of people displaced from North Waziristan Agency has increased over four hundred fifty-five thousand.
According to UN Office for Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs, over 74 percent of those displaced are women and children.
The Government has provided 25000 metric tons of wheat to World Food Programme (WFP) to support the newly displaced IDPs from North Waziristan .
Meanwhile, Ministry of Foreign Affairs’ officers and staff at the Headquarters and Missions abroad have decided to donate their one day salary to the IDPs Relief Fund.
Pakistan Foreign Office Women’s Association has also announced an amount of five hundred thousand rupee donation for supplying edibles to the IDPs before the onset of Ramazan.