Lahore- Water is gradually receding in flood hit areas of the province and the flood affected people have begun returning to their homes, state media reported today.

This was stated by Punjab Disaster Management Authority Director General Dr. Ahmed Javed Qazi in Lahore.

He said the government is providing relief to the flood-hit people with national spirit and medical facilities have been provided to the masses.

Qazi said a report regarding losses caused in flood-hit districts is being prepared for distributing financial assistance among victims.