ISLAMABAD: Former Information Minister and Member National Assembly (MNA) Sherry Rehman has assumed the charge of Pakistan Red Crescent Society (PRCS) Chairperson.
President Asif Ali Zardari, who is also PRCS President, has appointed Sherry Rehman as chairperson for a period of three years. On her first visit to the PRCS National Headquarters, Sherry held meetings with the management and staff members of the Society.
PRCS Secretary General Muhammad Ilyas Khan gave a detailed presentation to the chairperson about the PRCS relief activities. Sherry appreciated the work of PRCS to mitigate the sufferings of the vulnerable and urged to expedite the relief and recovery operation in the rain affected areas of Sindh. She asked the PRCS officials to install more water filtration plants and to ensure immediate delivery of medicines in the affected areas. She also asked for gearing up efforts to help the victims as the winter season is fast approaching.