KARACHI-The Sindh Chief Minister Syed Qaim Ali Shah while chairing an emergency meeting of the Cabinet late on Tuesday night directed the ministers and advisors to stay in their constituencies\districts to monitor the rescue and relief activities, in case of heavy rains and floods forecasted by the MET office.The meeting was attended by the provincial ministers and advisors from PPP, MQM, PML-F, PML-Q, ANP and NPP. Keeping in view last year’s devastating floods, which displaced over 8 million people, the government decided to take prompt and preventive measures in case of heavy rains and shift them to relief camps. On the demand of cabinet members, the CM announced forming district committees led by the ministers belonging to the concerned district, while MNAs, MPAs and Deputy Commissioner will be members of the committee.The elected representatives will oversee and monitor the Relief and Disaster Management works in their respective districts. The meeting was informed that according to the forecast of the MET office, at least 9 districts especially of southern Sindh may be affect by the possibly heavy rains.The cabinet meeting was further informed that initially Rs2 million are being released for each district, which will be at the disposal of Deputy Commissioner concerned. The funds will be spent for the rescue of the peoples to shift them to relief camps. However, the government has decided to release Rs5 million each for Badin and Thatta districts immediately.The cabinet meeting was further informed that the government decided to provide 1000 tents for 9 districts, which are likely to be affected by the pre-monsoon rains; however Badin and Thatta will get more tents due to being on the coastal belt they may be more severely affected.The meeting further informed that a central monitoring cell is being established in CM House, which will monitor the rescue, relief activities in possible rains. Till filing of this report, the Sindh cabinet meeting was in process.