SRINAGAR: Divisional commissioner Kashmir, Baseer Ahmad Khan on Saturday chaired a meeting of the committee constituted for identification or verification of injured persons during the 2016 unrest.
Head Department of Ophthalmology SMHS Hospital, Joint medical superintendent SKIMS, assistant director department of health services Kashmir, SSP CID, SO to IGP Kashmir and other concerned attended the meeting.
The meeting was informed that 21 cases have been identified who have suffered disability of more than 75 percent in their eyes. Accordingly, 14 cases have been cleared in addition to already cleared four cases, the meeting was told.
“It was given out that all the cases have not been cleared, so far, because of mismatch of antecedents of the eye injured persons regarding their name, parentage and residence,” an official handout said. It said that the process of the identification of such persons would continue in due course of time.