Member of Legislative Assembly (MLA) Ramban, Neelam Kumar Langeh and Deputy Commissioner (DC), Ramban Mohammad Aijaz visited the bereaved families at Batote and provided them ex-gratia relief, today. The ex- gratia relief of Rs. 4.00 lakhs each was provided to all the three families of the deceased children, victims of flash flood occurred on Thursday in Batote area.
The Deputy Commissioner assured the flood affected victims that every possible assistance shall be provided by the district administration to them for the resettlement of their houses as well as other aspects of life.
Meanwhile, a committee headed by Additional Deputy Commissioner Ramban has been constituted to assess the losses caused due to flash flood at Batote and adjoining areas. Earlier, the Deputy Commissioner has already provided immediate relief to the bereaved families from District Red Cross Fund on the day when incident occurred. ACR, Vevaik Puri, Tehsildar, Batote and other officer were also accompanied the DC.