The Hazara community in Quetta has donated relief goods to people in Ziarat and other parts of Balochistan hit by the October 29 earthquake.
Provincial Minster for Presidential Program, Jan Ali Changazi, Hazara Democratic Party, and Itehad-e Tajiran Balochistan have taken several trucks of food and other supplies to Ziarat and adjoining areas affected by the earthquake.
The relief goods were collected from various donation booths set up in Mehrabad and Hazara Town. For over a week, the people donated warm clothes, blankets, food and other goods.
Earlier, Hazara Democratic Party had sent 4 truckloads of food and warm clothes with a 25-member group of HDP workers to help with the rehabilitation efforts. The relief workers were led by HDP General Secretary Abdul Khaliq Hazara. They visited families of the victims, expressed their condolences and offered Fateha for the departed souls.
In a statement, Pashtunkhwa Milli Awami Party (P-MAP) has thanked Hazara Democratic Party for its humanitarian efforts for the quake victims.