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shelter

A facility in the US with less than 100 beds that may house abused women and their children, the homeless, or other disenfranchised persons, providing a place to sleep, food and clothing.
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The Minister desired to fully cooperate with them in future and assured that present leadership is sincere and committed to its mandate that it will provide shelter to shelterless and is always ready to extend its services to customers/ public.
Macedonia was criticised by international aid agencies earlier this month after it kept up to 80,000 Kosovo Albanian refugees cooped up for more than a week in a squalid, shelterless no man's land at Blace, a few miles from the capital, Skopje.
Later, the minister talking to reporter said that under a master plan, registered shelterless workers of factories will be provided houses in housing colonies as present elected government led by Chief Minister Punjab Muhammad Shahbaz Sharif attached great importance to the quick weal of the down trodden.
ISLAMABAD -- The federal government will construct five hundred thousand low cost houses for shelterless and homeless people during the next four years.
With setting up of site office, he said, progress was taking place for setting up a housing colony in Taxila where homeless and shelterless workers would be provided accommodation on ownership basis.
KARACHI -- Sindh Minister for Parliamentary Affairs and Human Rights, Dr Sikander Mendhro has said that a shelter home will be set up in Karachi for abandoned and shelterless children.
The minister said that the PML-N government is determined to promote housing as priority area for the low income segment of society and added that the government also taken a lot of initiatives for provision of houses to shelterless people.
A housing scheme has also been announced in the budget to provide shelter to the shelterless all over the country.
According to official sources' Ministry of Housing and Works is busy in planning of low cost housing projects under the vision of Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif to provide home to each shelterless.
LAHORE -- The federal finance minister's announcement of setting up 1,000 colonies of 500 houses each is a widely welcomed step for shelterless people.
In a communique issued by the Registrar to sensitize the issue, it was observed that the recent severe earthquake has left our so many Baloch brethren shelterless and homeless.
Tessori said campaign has been launched form the Islands as people of this area are being made shelter less and functional started this campaign to apprise these poor people that PML was with them and will never see them as shelterless.