KABUL, Afghanistan, Oct. 26 (AP) â€” Pakistan’s Information Minister Pervez Rashid says Pakistan will not issue any appeals to the international community for help as the country has the required resources to carry out the
rescue and relief work. He also thanked neighboring India for offering support to Islamabad for the quake victims.
He says Pakistani civil and military authorities were trying their best to reach those affected by the quake.
“We have enough resources to handle the situation. Our top priority is to help those affected because of the earthquake,” he told a news conference.
Rashid said Pakistani Minister Nawaz Sharif was returning home after completing his visit to the United States.