Islamabad – August 07, 2010: Pakistan Telecommunication Company Pakistan and its sister concern Ufone, subsidiaries of Etisalat Group donated Rs.53.5 million to the Prime Minister’s flood relief fund. Mr. Walid Irshaid President PTCL and Ufone and Mr. Abdul Aziz CEO Ufone met the honorable Prime Minister of Pakistan Mr. Yousuf Raza Gillani and expressed their solidarity at this time of need. The Company has and always will stand by the people of Pakistan. This effort is in response to the recent call for help from the private sector by the Prime Minister.
Mr. Walid Irshaid President PTCL and Ufone Pakistan said that this is a testing time for all in Pakistan. The natural calamities have been unimaginable and it is up to each one of us to come together in order to create a unified effort to help the people of Pakistan. We as socially responsible organizations need to join hands and make this the fastest and most effective relief effort ever. And hoped this contribution will help in providing people relief of their grievous conditions.