A man and an infant, uprooted from their native places after last year`s riots, today died due to cold in Malakpur camp of Shamli district, where Rahul Gandhi had paid a visit, taking death toll in a week to four.
Conflicting claims were made
on Wednesday about the visit of USAID`s Indian-origin chief Rajiv
Shah to a relief camp, run by a front organisation of
Jamaat-ud-Dawah, in Pakistan`s flood-hit Sindh province.
UK`s Minister for Development
Andrew Mitchell and Conservative Party chairperson Sayeeda
Warsi on Wednesday visited a relief camp in northwest Pakistan and urged the world community to help people cope with unprecedented floods.
Pakistani authorities set up a
"dummy" relief and medical camp during a visit to flood-hit
areas by Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani, who handed
"patients" cheques for Rs 5,000 each, according to a media