Relief distributed among fire victims of Old Town Baramulla

BARAMULLA, MAY 05: Additional Deputy Commissioner Baramulla, Bashir Ahmad Khan today visited Old Town Baramulla and distributed relief among the fire victims. A total of Rs. 2.47 lakhs were distributed among the affectees. Besides, 47 tents and 92 blankets were given to the affected families.

Moreover, free ration of 30 kg and 1 Kg sugar per family was also distributed on spot among them.

The Additional Deputy Commissioner was accompanied by Tehsildar Baramulla and other officers. He assured the affected families of every support. The ADC on this occasion informed that a committee has already been constituted to assess the damage and accordingly relief under SDRF norm will be provided to the affected families.

It is worth to mention here that fire had broken out in Old Town Baramulla yesterday night and had gutted down 16 houses.