ISLAMABAD - Pakistan Navy has undertaken humanitarian assistance and disaster relief operation in quake-hit areas of Balochistan. 

According to a press release issued by the Pakistan Navy, its troops established relief camps, provided essential relief commodities and delivered ration bags to the aggrieved populace of earthquake affected areas. The relief operation is aimed to support the earthquake affectees of Harnai district and adjoining towns and villages in Balochistan. Pakistan Navy troops reached out to far-flung rural towns/villages and distributed necessary relief commodities including tents, blankets and food items. 

The district administration provided assistance in establishing relief camps in different surrounding villages of Harnai including Ghund village, New Jalalabad, Akhterabad and Sarkon. Pakistan Navy Station Commander at Quetta Captain Muhammad Ayaz visited the earthquake-hit areas to supervise the relief operations and distributed thousands of relief packages containing tents, blankets, warm clothes and food items to the affected population, said the PN media wing.