ISLAMABAD: Shahbaz Sharif has extended condolences to President Joko Widodo over loss of precious lives and assets in a deadly Earthquake in Indonesia, according to a statement released prime ministers office (PMO).
In a telephone conversation that took place with the president of indonesia is late on Monday, prime minister expressed solidarity with in people of Indonesia.
” people of Pakistan could feel the pain of their Indonesian brothers and sisters recently hit hard by natural disasters.” prime ministers office Sharif was quoted in the statement.
Commendation from the President of Indonesia for help given to him government for victims of floods in Pakistan, prime minister offered to extend the Pakistani support for efforts are being made to help in Indonesia in commemoration of in deadly earthquake,” the statement said.
The earthquake claimed the lives of at least 268 people. people a lot of them children, with 151 people are still missing, rescuers said, rescuers continue to search for the rubble. of destroyed building for survivors.
A shallow earthquake of magnitude 5.6 has struck Indonesia’s most populous province. on November 11, causing extensive damage to the city. of Chanjur, about 75 km (45 mi) southeast of capital, Jakarta, and bury at least one village under the landslide.
This was stated to journalists by the head of the agency for the elimination of consequences of natural disasters Suharyanto. more than 1000 people were injured, 58,000 displaced persons and 22,000 houses were damaged.