Turkiye relief goods by train reaching Pakistan will continue till Oct 4, says envoy
Karachi: Turkiye government is sending relief goods to flood victims of Pakistan. Cemal Sangu Consul General of Republic of Turkiye in Karachi said flood relief aid will reach Pakistan in 5 consignments via railway.
First train with 39 wagons containing 811 tonnes of relief goods left on September 20 from Van Station. Second train with 47 wagons and 10k73 tonnes left Ankara Station on September 22. Third train will leave on September 27 with 27 wagons carrying 450 tonnes from Izmir Koca Station. Fourth train will leave Ankara Station with 28 wagons on September 29. Fifth train will leave Mersin stat on October 4 with 7 wagons carrying 166 tonnes relief goods.
Published in The Daily National Courier, September, 23 2022