Shehryar Seeks UNHCR Relief Package for Afghan Refugees Living in Pakistan

Minister for States and Frontier Regions (SAFRON) Shehryar Khan Afridi sought the assistance of United Nations (UN), United Nations High Commissioner on Refugees (UNHCR) and international community for Afghan refugees living in Pakistan and facing problems due to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.

He urged the world bodies to come forward and help the refugees stationed in Pakistani camps amid the limited movement as part of national strategy to contain the spread of novel coronavirus, by announcing a relief package for them.

The Minister made these remarks while speaking to media here at Afghan Camp after installing a walk through sanitation gate at the camp.

Afridi warned the prosperous world and the United Nations against developing human crisis in Afghan refugees’ camps due to prolonged lockdown situation amidst Coronavirus outbreak.

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