Boniyar, Feb 10: Deputy Commissioner (DC) Baramulla, Minga Sherpa Saturday visited Boniyar to extend support to the victim's families of a recent accident in the Boniyar area.
An official spokesman in a statement issued here said that the DC accompanied by SDM Uri and SDPO distributed relief cheques worth Rs 55 lakh among the affected individuals and families.
On the occasion, DC expressed heartfelt gratitude to the Hon'ble Lieutenant Governor (LG) of Jammu and Kashmir for the timely sanction of relief funds.
The swift action taken by the LG facilitated the immediate provision of assistance to the affected individuals and families. Expressing solidarity with the victims, the DC assured them that the government is fully committed to providing all possible assistance during this difficult time. The relief checks aim to alleviate the immediate financial burden caused by the unfortunate incident.
In addition to the financial support, the DC emphasized the importance of ongoing efforts to enhance safety measures on the roads to prevent future accidents. The government remains dedicated to ensuring the well-being and safety of all residents, and measures will be taken to address any underlying issues contributing to such incidents.
The visit underscored the government's proactive approach in responding to emergencies and providing timely support to affected communities. The DC reiterated the government's commitment to standing by the people of Boniyar and offered condolences to the families affected by the accident.