In order to review the issues related to deposition of the contribution towards Red Cross Fund, a meeting of officers was held here today with DDC Bandipora in chair. The officers on the occasion were asked to play their role for maximum contribution of money towards the Red Cross Fund and ensure that voluntary contribution of their employees is ensured regularly, so that poor, destitute and ailing persons are provided timely help.
The meeting was informed that over Rs 4 lakh have been provided as immediate financial assistance to deserving from Red Cross Fund during the last financial year in the district. Besides, blankets, tents and free ration were also provided to the affected families of natural calamities.
Chief Education Officer and Assistant Commissioner Development Bandipora besides other officers also attended the meeting.