2005 News Story

Saudi aid to earthquake victims in Pakistan continues

The Saudi field hospital set up in Mansehra, Pakistan continues to provide medical care to victims of the October 8 earthquake. The director of the hospital, Dr. Atif Sorour, said that as of today the hospital has cared for 6,135 patients.

In addition, the Saudi Popular Relief Campaign for the Pakistani People has continued its efforts to provide urgent food aid to the quake victims. The organization’s regional director, Abdullah bin Musaed Alanqari, said that the campaign has so far distributed 15 truckloads of relief supplies to the affected areas.