ISLAMABAD - As part of the national plan of providing maximum relief to over 33 million flood-affected people across Pakistan, has pledged to donate 100 tons of tea to one million families displaced by the devastating floods.

The relief assistance will be provided through its partner NGOs, Indus Hospital, The Citizens Foundation Al-Khidmat Foundation, and Roshan Academy, Ekaterra said in a press release issued here on Tuesday. Farheen Salman Amir, President BSPAN and GM Pakistan, Ekaterra, while announcing the tea donation, said that Ekaterra believes in giving back more than it takes from nature. “We’re announcing our commitment to the flood affected by donating 100 tons of tea to one million displaced families, that’s 100 per cent of the displaced families as per the latest UNHCR data.”

She mentioned that the devastating floods have claimed over 1,400 lives and left over 2,000 people injured. Over 33 million have been affected and one million families have been displaced, while over 218,000 houses have been destroyed.