Affected People

Affected People

A term of art referring to those people who need immediate assistance for basic survival (e.g., food, water, shelter, sanitation and immediate medical assistance) during a period of emergency.
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He stalked gravely to the coach door, pulled off his hat, and held it above his head at arm's length, cocking his little finger in the air at the same time, as some affected people do, when they take a cup of tea.
According to an FIR lodged by the FIA on Tuesday, during an inquiry it transpired that former deputy director general land Abdul Salam Shah and former deputy director land Asad Ali and some other officers of the CDA had illegally allotted nine plots to the affected people of Moza Sangjani last year.
ISLAMABAD -- The National Assembly Standing Committee on Human Rights Tuesday directed the Water and Power Development Authority (WAPDA) to present complete record of compensation granted to affected people of all dams so far.
The affected people include 11 women and four children.
6 million cheques among the affected people on Friday.
27 -- Home Minister Y Patton along with high ranking state police and civil officials has yesterday visited the Wokha bomb blast site and the affected people living in the makeshift camp here at Tsumang Colony.
Women and children are particularly vulnerable to the impact of the conflict and host countries are increasingly overstretched by the influx of affected people needing assistance.
The First Vice-President gave a directive for boosting the coordination between SBEU and the concerned authorities to provide assistance and relief materials to the affected people, commending the SBEU role in supporting the national issues.
The sleep quality of leprosy affected people was worse than that of control subjects.
MANILA -- The death casualties from last week's monsoon rains have reached 95 while the total number of affected people rose to almost 4 million.
We believe that the international institutions and the world community by giving serious consideration to the President's appeal will take immediate steps on human grounds and speed up their efforts for the rehabilitation of affected people," the Dawn quoted Gilani, as saying.
An IIRO delegation, which especially flew from the Kingdom, was present at the relief distribution ceremony for over 6 million flood affected people of Sindh.