2000 News Story

Kingdom sends relief aid to Pakistan

A Saudi plane left Riyadh yesterday for the Pakistani city of Karachi, carrying over 56,000 kilograms of relief supplies, including foodstuffs, medicine, and tents. The flight is the first of several ordered by Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Fahd Bin Abdul Aziz to help alleviate the suffering of victims of the ongoing drought in the region.