In disastrous events, those who are caught by the cruel hands
of nature are not left alone, For the process of rehabilitation
and reconstruction Al Khidmat Women Trust helps them by arranging
tents, bed, food, clothes, medicine and other necessities
of life. This service is also provided in abroad as well with
sincerity to share the sorrows, building the binding forces
8th October 2005 Earthquake:
On 8th October 2005, three districts
of Kashmir and four district of N.W.F.P have been ruined badly
by the disastrous earthquake. Despite of passing a terrible
year victimized could not be freed from the effects of it.
Al-Khidmat Women Trust is one of such organization which responded
immediately in term of physical, psychological, spiritual
rehabilitation and reconstruction process which is being carried
out till now.
A team of Al-Khidmat Women Trust visited the effected areas
for the monitoring and evaluation. Cash and relief is distributed
among them. The first delegation comprises of Nasera Ilyas
and Shahnaz Iqbal who were from Karachi and the second delegation
comprises of Nasera Ilyas, Navaidah Anees, Rubeena Shakeel
visited the area along with four members from Lahore. They
had a close look on the situation analyzed and summarized.
They did better planning seeing the disastrous earthquake.
A delegation, consists of paramedical staff, 14 religious
scholars, and teachers went there for performing their respective
deities for the cause of humanity.
Relief work was monitored continuously. A check and balance
of demand and supply was emphasized. At first medicine, food
supplies, warm clothes and along with that tents, plastic
roll, blankets, in packed food were loaded and transported
to the earthquake effected areas.
Wounded and ill people area treated in a hospital made in
On the one side Al-Khidmat Women Trust was busy in helping
the rescued people on the other side it was kept busy in arranging
thousand yards of coffin for the dead.
activities through Ass as means of transportation:
In the hill tracks where the trucks, jeeps
or other vehicles could not go further ass was used as a means
of transportation in replacement. An amount of Rs. 5 lac has
been consumed for purchasing ass. It was not the game of one
turn. Focusing on relief, reconstruction and rehabilitation
process Al-Khidmat Women Trust has included this programme
as a permanent one. Within the period of six months 82 loaded
trucks with relief has been sent to effected areas. More than
400 tons of relief stuff has been sent yet. The reconstruction
and rehabilitation of the effected people is a challenging
job. The trustee has surveyed the place and came to know the
immediate needs of them. As an immediate response it has started
its relief activities which have been going on till now.