KARACHI - The Pakistan Post has issued special postage stamps, highlighting the plight of Internally Displaced Persons from various areas of NWFP, especially from Swat. The sheet contains eight stamps, the full value of the sheet costing Rs 100. To generate funds for Swat IDPs, the Pakistan Post has decided to issue a Special Miniature Stamps Sheet for Prime Minister Relief Funds. As of late May 2009, over 2.5 million registered affectees have fled the Swat region, coupled with internally displaced persons from pervious operations in Bajaur Agency and other parts of FATA. Facing the gigantic challenges, restless efforts are underway to provide basic amenities to the IDPs living in camps. $ 1 billion flash appeal from the President of Pakistan $ 543 million appeal from the UN High Commission on Refugees for greater humanitarian aid must be met with a stepped up response from the International Community.