JKYF distributes relief among fire victims near LoC

He said the villages are situated around 170 Kms from Srinagar. “An amount of about Rs 3.35 lakhs was expended by the foundation for the arrangement of relief and other essential items.

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Srinagar, Publish Date: Nov 15 2017 1:12AM | Updated Date: Nov 15 2017 1:12AM
JKYF distributes relief among fire victims near LoCGK Photo

As follow up action J&K Yateem Foundation  Bandipora district distributed 2nd relief consignment among around 60 families comprising around 350 souls, that were directly and indirectly affected due to massive fire incident at Kilshey Tetri, Qurashpora and Shikarigaon villages of Tulail in Gurez area along Line of Control (LoC) in Bandipora district on October 21 and intervening night of October 27 & 28 this year, a spokesman of the foundation said in a statement.

He said the villages are situated around 170 Kms from Srinagar. “An amount of about Rs 3.35 lakhs was expended by the foundation for the arrangement of relief and other essential items. The expenditure incurred was donated partly in cash by several donors connected through ‘House of Wisdom’ WhatsApp group in Srinagar and in kind form by other philanthropists from other areas in the Valley,” the spokesman added.

The relief items were also distributed among the affected people in Kilshey Tetri, Qurashpora and Shikarigaon villages in Tulail area of Gurez, he added.