ISLAMABAD - Prime Minister Syed Yousuf Raza Gilani has directed the National Highway Authority and other concerned departments to expedite the rehabilitation work in the flood-affected areas of the country, particularly the repair of roads and strengthening of embankments. Talking to a group of parliamentarians who called on his at Prime Ministers House on Friday. The Prime Minister said that the funds had already been allocated for the purpose and timely information must be communicated to the government in case of any shortage of funds in this regard. The Prime Minister said that the resilience of the flood-affected people was even acknowledged by the international community.