Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) Chief Minister (CM) Mahmood Khan has directed the concerned authorities to collect the data of homeless people sleeping on the footpaths in the province.

Presiding over a meeting in Peshawar on Saturday, the KP CM said that the government would establish shelter homes for those people who have no houses, in accordance to the vision of Prime Minister Imran Khan.

He said that presently, eleven shelter homes are available in the province. The meeting also approved the establishing of three more shelter homes in different areas of Peshawar city.

CM Mahmood Khan also directed the construction of Drug Addicts Rehabilitation Center in Peshawar besides allocating separate beds for drug addicts in the hospitals.