QUETTA - Balochistan Chief Minister Dr Abdul Malik Baloch has said that Rescue 1122 will be launched in the province to reduce the loss of lives and property by providing timely and immediate relief and rescue during natural disasters.

This he said at a briefing by Director General Rescue 1122 Punjab Dr Rizwan Naseer about the performance of Rescue 1122 operating in Punjab.

The chief minister directed the concerned authorities to start pilot project of Rescue 1122 in Quetta and ensure provision of all necessary equipment and training.

He assured that Rescue 1122 Punjab will provide all technical and training support for the establishment of Rescue 1122 in Balochistan.