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.
District Chairman DDAC, MPA Saeed Gul and district Nazim, Mohammad Rasool Khan briefed him over the relief work done by the Red Crescent for rehabilitation of quake affected people in Lower Dir.
DIR -- Pakistan People Party (PPP) leaders and workers stage a protest demonstration against the district government for unlawful activities in the cheques distribution among the earthquake affected people of Upper Dir here on Monday.
Taking part in debate on post earthquake situation in KP Assembly he slammed PTI government for committing injustices in disbursement of relief items among natural calamity affected people of Dir and said that insufficient relief goods were dispatched to affected areas.
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.
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.
Is it permissible to distribute Zakat Al Fitr to the affected people in Somalia?
ANDMA head for Logar Najeebullah told Pajhwok Afghan News no proper assistance had been provided to the affected people so far.
The Omani Charitable Organization (OCO) started today sending the Omani aid's for the recent flood affected people in Pakistan.
The PM asked the minister to visit his constituency and monitor the distribution of relief goods among the affected people.