Srinagar,September 21, (Scoop News)_ On the direction of Islamic Republican of Iran’s supreme leader Ayatullah-ullah Khamnai a high level delegation comprising of Aga Syed Hussaini, Aga Syed Muhammad Takki and others on SundaY met the leader of All Parties Hurriyat Conference and patron Mutahida Majlis Ullama, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq,at his Nageen residence.
On the occasion the delegation assured full support to the flood affected people of Kashmir.
Pertinently, the first international delegation to visit the valley after the devastating floods started their tour by meeting Mirwaiz.
APHC leader informed the delegation about the loss of life and property caused by the floods.
He said the international aid for the rehabilitation of the flood affected people of Jammu and Kashmir at large is need of the hour.
Mirwaiz urged upon the delegation that a massive rehabilitation effort is needed on the same lines as in 2005 when International Agencies came forward to assist Azad Jammu and Kashmir with financial support after the 2005 earthquake.
He apprised the delegation that he has already made appeals to the globally acknowledged financial institutions including Islamic Development Bank (IDB), Asian Development Bank (ADB) and World Bank to extend financial support in rebuilding
flood hit Jammu and Kashmir.
Mirwaiz said that with the loss of precious human lives, the havoc has caused damage to the public property worth 80 thousand to one lakh crore.
He said the restoration works in such circumstances can’t be fulfilled through local resources.
Mirwaiz hoped that apart from, OIC and UN, the Islamic Republic Iran will also come forward to every possible help for the people of devastated valley.
The delegation praised the efforts of APHC leader and other activists who made the relief camps operational and remained steadfast in rendering all possible help to the flood hit victims, the Iranian delegation assured the Mirwaiz of every possible help to the flood victims.
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