Feb 02

Yaqoob Lauds ERRA’s reconstruction process

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister AJ&K Sardar Muhammad Yaqoob Khan has said that ERRA had carried out the massive reconstruction process and made speedy progress in last 3 years was even more than the development made in AJ&K in last 50 years. Addressing Inauguration Ceremony of Basic Health Unit in Chatter Kalas Muzaffarabad, he said that AJ&K govt would keep on supporting ERRA towards the completion of all the projects well in time.

Speaking on the occasion, Senator Altaf Muhammad Saleem thanked Bosnian Govt and people, especially outgoing Bosnian Ambassador for his continuous support to ERRA. He said that Bosnian support is reflective of the confidence of international community in ERRA’s rebuilding phase. He said that PM Yousuf Raza Gilani is taking keen interest in the reconstruction and rehabilitation of earthquake affected areas and is regularly updated about the recent developments made by ERRA.

Altaf M Saleem urged local administration to engage closely with ERRA to manage the network of buildings, offices and infrastructure being developed in affected areas. He said that ERRA’s Housing Project is almost complete and now it is emphasizing more to speed up work on Education and Health Sector.

Answering a question Chairman ERRA said that Master Plan for Muzaffarabad City Project has been finalized and the work will start soon. Bosnian Ambassador H.E. Damir Dzanko while appreciating ERRA’s efforts towards rebuilding in earthquake affected areas said that 2005 earthquake was a great disaster in Pakistan’s national history but people of Pakistan stood together to effectively tackle the situation and Bosnian Govt was always prepared to cooperate with ERRA to mitigate the sufferings of this great catastrophe.

He assured Chairman ERRA for Bosnia’s continuous support towards this noble cause in future. In SERRA office Muzaffarabad, Chairman ERRA Altaf M Saleem was also briefed about 617 transforms imported from China under Earthquake Early Assistance Project to channelize the Power network in earthquake affected areas of AJ&K. Altaf M Saleem instructed SERRA administration to install the transformers as soon as possible so that mechanism for provision of electricity in affected areas can be improved and streamlined.

Chairman ERRA later held meeting with VC Muzaffarabad University Dr Habib-ur-Rehman and discussed the issues delaying the reconstruction of University. Chairman Altaf Slaeem told the Vice Chancellor that the bidding process will be completed before April and the work will start right after. Chairman ERRA Altaf Muhammad Saleem, Bosnian Ambassador H.E. Damir Dzanko, Secretary Health AJ&K, high ranked ERRA officials and local people were also present on the occasion.-SANA

Dec 15

ERRA makes Rs. 95 millions bogus payments

ISLAMABAD: The Earthquake Reconstruction and Rehabilitation Authority (ERRA) had made bogus payments of Rs. 95 million. This was disclosed in a report presented in Public Accounts Committee meeting. The meeting was held under chairmanship of Chaudhry Nisar Ahmad.

The meeting reviewed audit paras of Council of Islamic Ideology and ERRA. The existing deputy chairman ERRA admitted that bogus payments were made in Muzaffarabad and said that now the system was corrected and recovery of the amount is underway. Auditor General’s report revealed that ERRA failed to distribute Rs.3.31 billions among quake victims and the amount was still deposited in different banks.

The committee directed the ERRA to submit its report within three months regarding payments and expenditure after audit objections. The chairman Public Accounts Committee said ERRA was an important organization, which could not be neglected, and those responsible for discrepancies would be questioned.

Dec 01

ERRA on top in reconstruction sector in world: Akram

PESHAWAR: Earthquake Reconstruction and Reconstruction Authority (ERRA) deputy chairman Lt. General Nadeem Akram on Monday said that ERRA is ahead of rest of reconstruction activities in natural calamity area in the world.

Addressing inauguration ceremony of reconstructed Government High School Khairabad in union Council Karnol Balakot here, he said three years on from the devastating October 8 earthquake in northern part of Pakistan International organizations, world comity international societies has supported millions of communities in NWFP and AJK to the road to the recovery.

The government and the people of Pakistan convey their high appreciation to the world comity specially CARITAS Switzerland which completed more than ten schools besides its projects of reconstruction of 40 more schools in earthquake affected area of NWFP, he added.


Deputy Chairman ERRA said “Right across the region, we’re seeing real progress as thousands of houses have been build on owner driven program which were acknowledged most successful program in the world to rehabilitate the affectees on speedy”.

In spite of problems of limited workable period, limited contractors and shortage of material which badly affect the progress ERRA met the challenges in successful direction, he said. Our housing cash grant project was appreciated not only within the country but also by international world, Akram said.

On this occasion the local elders put up certain demands and problems to the Deputy Chairman on which he ensured that he would personally contact Chief Minister NWFP to raise the status of GHS Khairabad to higher secondary schools. He also ensured that non strategy schemes specially schools would be look into subject to condition availability of funds. Furthermore, Deputy Chairman said that ERRA had fulfilled the promise of build back better.

Oct 08

Third anniversary of October quake today

MUZAFFARABAD: All arrangements were finalized for the observance of 3rd Anniversary of 8th October 2005 earthquake on Tuesday, which hit Azad Kashmir and some parts of NWFP on this day.

The day will dawn with special prayers for the soul of martyrs of the quake as well as progress and prosperity of Pakistan.

In Muzaffarabad, sirens will be sounded at 8.52 in the morning during which all kinds of traffic will come to a tandstill for one minute to pay homage to the martyrs. Later a collective Duwa will also be held at University ground.

Official sources said the significant development of the day is the foundation stone laying ceremony of the mega developmental projects for Muzaffarabad and Muzaffarabad Athmuqam road which will cost three hundred ninety six million dollars

Oct 06

Severe earthquake tremors in Islamabad, Rawalpindi, Gujar Khan, Jhelum

ISLAMABAD: Severe earthquake tremors have been felt in Islamabad, Rawalpindi, Gujar Khan and Jhelum today. According to Met Office Peshawar, intensity of earthquake was recorded at rector scale as 6.5.

Chief metreologist Met Office Peshawar Mohammad Rafiq told that the centre of the earthquake was in an area of Kirghizistan some 650 km away in the north of Peshawar.

Sep 20

Moderate quake felt in Pakistan capital, no damage

ISLAMABAD — A moderate earthquake rattled Pakistan’s capital and some northwestern towns Saturday, but there were no immediate reports of injuries or damage, an official said.

The magnitude 5.4 quake was centered about 270 miles north of Peshawar, said Mohammed Akram of the state-run seismological center in Peshawar.

He said the tremors were felt in Islamabad and some northwestern cites like Mansehra, but authorities had received no information about any damage or casualties.

Akram urged people not to be panicked as such a moderate earthquake usually does not cause any damage.

A magnitude 7.6 earthquake in 2005 devastated Pakistani Kashmir and northwestern cities, killing about 80,000 people and leaving hundreds of thousands homeless. Some of the displaced families are still living in makeshift homes. -AP

Jul 11

Quake tremors felt in upper Pakistan

PESHAWAR: A medium scale earthquake jolted, Islamabad, Peshawar and northwestern Pakistan. The quake measured a 5.2 magnitude and occurred at 8:04 a.m. on Friday. It was originated from mountain range of Koh Hindu Kush, 300killometer away from Peshawar. According to Seismological Network of Pakistan Meteorological Department Peshawar its magnitude on international Richter scale was 5.2 and its epicenter lay about three hundred kilometers North of Peshawar in Hindukush Range.

Jul 11

Troops gradually move out of quake affected areas

ISLAMABAD: With 8th October approaching, troops start moving out of the Earthquake hit areas, gradually handing over the ownership of completed projects to the Civil Government. The initial pull out started with returning of bulk of 88 Brigade from Mansehra and 467 Brigade from Muzaffarabad. Local Formation Commanders and high ranking ERRA officials witnessed the initiation of return of the troops from affected areas. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 27

Earthquake May Lead to New Future for Private Civic Groups, Charities in China

Courtesy : VOA

Thousands of volunteers and private groups rushed to help victims of the earthquake that devastated China’s Sichuan Province in May. Now many people wonder whether the freedom they have had in the disaster area will carry over into broader rights for civic groups in the future. Jamila Trindle recently visited the town of Mianyang in Sichuan Province and has this report.

Teacher Shao Ling is helping out in a tent kindergarten that just opened in the community of Mianzhu. She says because of the big earthquake, her school has started its summer vacation, so while houses are being built she came here to volunteer, to try to help out.

She now works in a kindergarten built by the You Cheng Foundation for Poverty Reduction, from Beijing. Foundation member Wang Yi Bing says the earthquake has given non-governmental organizations and charities a chance to prove what they can do.

“The government allows all kinds of NGOs – if you want to go you can go, so I think it’s a good opportunity both for the NGO and for the government to review,” he says. Read the rest of this entry »

Jun 26

Uk to help 1000 Businesses re-establish in EarthQuake Zone

Courtesy: British Embassy Beijing
1000 businesses destroyed by the devastating May 12 earthquake in Sichuan will be re-established in the next 12 months thanks to financial support by the UK Department for International Development (DFID) and the United Nations International Labour Organisation (ILO). A further 700 new businesses will be started for those who lost their jobs in the earthquake. Read the rest of this entry »

maximum olanzapine dose where to buy voltaren gel in uk cost of lexapro in australia zyprexa lawsuit settlement 2011 buy ventolin next day over the counter medicine cialis soft cost of lithium per pound overseas pharmacy no prescription zebeta aristocort online forum cheapest prescription discount viagra jelly of canada cheap lamictal no prescription revatio italiano mycelex-g delivery uk viagra para mujer pastillas purchase carafate on line in canada indian pharmacy phexin combivent drugs alli simpson twitter what does rhinocort buy seroflo capsules side effects of nexium long term use buy zaditor next day generic propecia for women order fucidin online no prescription with a mastercard cheap actos uk drugs comprar skelaxin en argentina mexican pharmacy no prescription v-gel how to use furosemide buy vasotec perth australia prescription mobic osteoarthritis atacand prescription medication what is zofran odt 4 mg used for maxalt order in the us sale online buying ventolin inhalers atorlip-10 discount voucher Purchase antabuse 200mg online promethazine side effects during pregnancy viagra 100mg uk chloroquine price uk where can i buy dramamine viagra drug schedule to buy motrin in uk blopress in the uk singulair sales 1996 order rumalaya flagyl antibiotic for kidney infection minomycin spain order atorlip-5 tablets pan american lithium stock quote how to buy differin in london seroquel xr missed dose where can i get some revatio betnovate without prescription zestoretic prices purchase synthroid online purchase clomid on line in the uk costco pharmacy noroxin price chloroquine online pharmacy uk benzac shoppers drug mart pyridium prescription only differin discounts discount ventolin otc sarafem from usa pharmacy buy suprax mexican pharmacies how to purchase suhagra eldepryl lawsuit canada where to buy cardizem without a prescription buy hydrochlorothiazide online pharmacy valtrex over the counter uk terramycin american foulbrood buy hyaluronic acid online india viagra prozac blogspot plavix pills online in the india what is mestinon drug what class of antibiotic is tetracycline xenical limited india buy nitrofurantoin tablets buy hong kong without generic lamictal safe buy coumadin online over the counter doxycycline purchase buspar 5mg voltaren gel side effects weight gain us pharmacies online that sell lexapro billig midamor online kaufen atarax shoppers drug mart shelf life claritin d ditropan mexico no prescription where to get zocor pct side effects of prednisone and pregnancy indian pharmacy effexor xr tamoxifen next day delivery voltaren gel cvs pharmacy coupons cost of brafix without insurance generic drug atarax can you buy cleocin over counter can you get high off of effexor xr 75mg can you buy vermox over counter online pharmacy indocin how to use acai powder to lose weight antabuse online in canada health canada lasix procardia online usa metformin pills side effects what is betapace pills used for female viagra tablets forzest to buy from europe best price decadron arava cost in canada allegra 24; boat for sale mexican pharmacy no prescription cytoxan cheapest urispas what is deltasone made of can you take feldene daily best price for real snovitra super power naprosyn fast canada list of tesco stores selling voltaren cialis 20mg side effects online pharmacy uk femara no prescription arimidex sale femara user reviews what kind of medication is lasix professional viagra online toprol xl order generic uk paypal proventil cheapest place purchase alli buy trandate tablets online minocycline discounted long-term side effects of zyrtec in children order retin-a no prescription buy diflucan pills in the canada lisinopril 10 mg tablet lupin levothroid by mail nizagara buy online india advair patent expiry nizagara for sale online cheap mail order betapace online mail order generic rogaine 5 cheap 45 mg discount actos brand levitra without prescription what is pulmicort for in children brand cialis pills online in the india suprax for sale online zestoretic costco best price xalatan eye drops aciclovir buy online uk low acivir pills popular products what does citalopram do compazine usa cvs prices tadapox price the chepest erythromycin cholestoplex shop net multiple sclerosis intrathecal baclofen pump therapy cheap alternative to cymbalta sale betnovate mail order generic viagra super active reviews on acai berry and colon cleanse diet alesse online canadian pharmacy medrol dose pack dosage for poison ivy american viramune differin india no prescription deltasone mg tablet order methotrexate online uk canadian pharmacy nitroglycerin fast fucidin deleviery combivent inhaler discount buy nimotop boots pharmacy original rogaine 2 online mestinon cheap price purchase vermox cheap infections through without buy abilify skelaxin dose cialis viagra pfizer price lukol pharmacy prices list where to buy levitra in south africa clomid success stories 2010 how much will liv 52 cost amoxil dosage for uti serpina cheap uk comprar gyne-lotrimin en argentina cialis super active paypal buy vytorin canada american aceon cheapest antivert tablets uk depakote drugs forum cymbalta reviews for men where to buy yasmin ointment levitra usage directions cheap aceon generic us overnight what to do when accutane does not work online danazol india elimite drugs com dosage doxycycline hcl manufacturer india buy tetracycline antibiotics generic where can i get plavix for free where lamictal rash generic orlistat uk parlodel medicine children cheap entocort pills anxiety pills boots brahmi costco buy carafate sucralfate actos lawsuit cook county order albendazole without rx best place to buy aciclovir in usa bystolic online legally himcocid prescription coupon buy diclofenac online amazon acne treatment better than accutane xeloda online pharmacy is it safe to order prandin etodolac order by phone generic liposafe safe flagyl metronidazole 400mg hydrochlorothiazide discount cards do you need rx imuran what does levitra do for men propranolol from usa pharmacy pyridium where can i buy it low cost saw palmetto avalide no prescription compare prices bupropion missed dose side effects what is zocor for and the side effects flagyl metronidazole uses doxycycline genrx tablets 100mg kamagra oral jelly 100mg offers florida detrol penegra daily use reviews actoplus met prices cvs effexor xr generic release date capsules avandamet in croatia does flonase cause weight gain how much is zithromax tablets what is olanzapine 5mg keftab to buy from europe where to buy cheap generic cialis super active why has buspar been discontinued abana himalaya alternative medicine herbal ordering real viagra online mircette delivery london can you only get aygestin on prescription viagra cialis cost comparisons fucidin over counter canada best place to buy cialis professional in usa buy amitriptyline in the uk order zoloft on line india prometrium online forum prednisone 20mg dose side effects where to buy trazodone online uk zanaflex street price order valtrex canada where to find viagra in singapore buy chloromycetin online no prescription us do i need a prescription for prevacid capoten costco buy depakote online no prescription uk research grade alavert doxazosin for men sale in uk shelf life of bactrim suspension what does aldactone ranitidine shop net nexium 40mg preço salvador zovirax 5 ointment coupons seroquel side effects blog promethazine codeine syrup for sale online buy liv 52 no prescription what is the dosage for diclofenac sodium chloroquine over the couter online pharmacy tulasi asacol pharmacy card cost of levaquin antibiotic viagra drug class cost of lamictal 200 mg generic evista teva what does metoclopramide used for order unisom cheap effexor xr discount prices what types of ventolin are there leukeran tablets cats pilex cheap uk zyprexa price australia periactin cats side effects evecare next day delivery cheap tegretol pills prednisone 20 mg uses and side effects himplasia online cheap where to buy himcocid in canada safely what is entocort prescribed for order bupropion fedex luvox pill shortage how to buy lariam in london malegra dxt not generic how to order cialis in canada trimox cost in canada can you get high off of levothroid reviews on yasmin hammamet generic adalat cc 30 mg buy cymbalta 30mg online fml forte generico italiano diflucan over counter canada precio viagra andorra sin receta comprar atarax portugal comprar lincocin original cheap fertomid uk reglan reviews breastfeeding side effects of trileptal medication buy tulasi bulk lamisil without prescriptions generic benfotiamine safe strattera mail order buying dilantin in manchester how to get zofran cheaper arimidex noprescrition needed canada online pharmacy generic nolvadex cost can you have microdermabrasion after accutane where to get lozol pct where to buy innopran mg Purchase prilosec 40 mg voveran sr price india what does tetracycline 500mg treat what is benicar for order silagra from usa without prescription florida alligator newspaper las pastillas cialis paroxetine hcl 10 mg tablet retin-a ge for sale australia digoxin shoppers drug mart low price lamictal uk what is detrol medicine used for elavil prescription information is viagra legal in malaysia advair diskus price without insurance best site get suhagra do you need rx cystone generic strattera safe ordering tamoxifen canada how to order diltiazem online toradol class action lawsuit where cozaar high blood pressure drug best over the counter acai cheap amantadine sale uk skelaxin user reviews where purchase arjuna generic augmentin-xr depression and anxiety medication list abana tablets himalaya generic actos price hoodia costco price lanoxin usa cvs prices zovirax pills dosage jual viagra usa 100mg buy promethazine in ireland will there generic levaquin order antabuse 250 mg albenza not generic flonase medication assistance program floxin doctors online levitra cialis viagra comparison cost buy over the counter flagyl er online where can i buy precose feldene cheap i pill xeloda website delivery online diclofenac overnight how often can i use my proventil inhaler advair diskus 250/50 coupon prednisolone fda approved to buy without prescription alavert phone orders amazon thunder acai pure reviews phenazopyridine hydrochloride pyridium india phenergan order by phone what is nizoral cream good for lithium australia price how to use korean red ginseng extract generic viagra from india review viagra professional reviews safe place order cytotec cheap canadian diamox no prescription cheap suprax buy online bactrim over the counter generic zetia 10 mg pharmacy has best price kytril nexium pills prices better than isoniazid can you only get cialis soft on prescription phexin reviews for men alphagan canada sale prednisolone 5mg for sale cipro pas cher phenergan prix en pharmacie en france cardura sold over counter elocon pills online in the usa Purchase citalopram 40mg buy cefixime forzest dosage too high where to himplasia remeron buy canada can you buy noroxin over the counter in germany can you buy viagra is proventil available on line in canada alli lawsuit canada buy doxycycline hyclate 100mg what is terramycin ophthalmic ointment used for synthroid weight gain cytomel pictures of glucophage pills metformin reviews acne starlix italiano olanzapine price us toprol xl annual sales mylan no prescription coreg sale nitroglycerin tablets during heart attack can i make uroxatral buy singulair online amazon cipro medication com where can i buy sambazon acai sorbet flomax from uk accutane 40 mg online rx buy ordering flagyl on line free trial viagra uk dostinex for dogs buy solu medrol dosage benicar from usa pharmacy xalatan mg buy clomid success rates for women over 40 purchase l-tryptophan cheap propecia malaysia pharmacy over counter effexor xr unprescribed clomid sale brand effexor xr buy cheapest viagra ebay mirapex order by phone ordering vardenafil levitra professional cheapest prednisone 10mg information exelon corporation stock price history can you get high from ranitidine non-prescription viagra for sale januvia metformin combination lanoxin generic reviews buy kamagra shop uk buy advair diskus doses adhd medication for children strattera haldol online bestellen diflucan online purchase cheap crestor no rx dutas sublingual dosage can you get high on baclofen cost of lipitor at costco effexor xr discount no prescription prevacid india how to use singulair inhaler doxycycline hyclate- antibiotic side effects what does carafate treat best place buy diltiazem pct kamagra gold usa sale purchase clomid online can you get high on mobic medrol drugs com buy metformin pills in the mexico where to purchase lithium bromide amaryl overnight rx saturday delivery cialis 200mg pills buy bupropion sr what is ciplox made of topamax pills online in the usa does altace make you gain weight does pariet cause weight gain how to use ginseng root suhagra usa cvs prices inderal 10mg zyprexa online usa where can i purchase danazol what is propranolol 10 mg tablet and what are the side effects order low price ditropan online i pill zoloft website buy online lotrisone generic sominex rx where to buy tinidazole drugs online what is claritin d vs claritin cozaar uk online danazol medication bactroban mg tablet colchicine medication guide periactin sale non prescription triamterene pharmacy zyprexa on line in the canada will order viagra online canada brand norvasc buy list of tesco stores selling minocycline online buy aristocort main forum buy extendaquin in singapore what does zocor look like cheap robaxin no prescription u.s. pharmacy sample viagra pack pictures of lopressor pills ephedraxin paypal glucophage online no rx can buy indocin online betnovate italiano erythromycin pills for acne side effects buy generic avapro online buy cialis online india no prescription will allopurinol cause weight gain