President Asif Ali Zardari has asked the government to immediately release 500 million rupees from Baitul Mal for emergency relief to the internally displaced persons living in the camps in NWFP, report said. In a statement spokesperson of the President Farhatullah Babar said that the President was deeply concerned about the people living in the camps and asked the government to step up the relief work with emphasis on transparency, monitoring and accountability. Relief and rehabilitation of the displaced persons is central to this fight, the President said, adding It is a fight that will be pursued to its logical conclusion. The internally displaced persons were the heroes of the war against militancy, the President was quoted as saying. The President directed that the district committees, set up during his visit to camps in Shah Mansoor near Swabi on Friday, should begin working immediately and that its members should be available to the people round the clock to redress their problems.