PULWAMA: District Development Commissioner Pulwama Wednesday visited Nagbal Tral and met with families impacted by flash floods on Tuesday.
Cloudburst hit Brinpathri and Nagbal villages in Tral triggering flash floods and damaging roads and houses.
One house was fully damaged and 10 partially in Brinpathri while flood water entered 25 residential houses, mosques, and a gurdwara in Nagbal.
The officials were accompanied by MLA Tral Mushtaq Ahmad Shah.
The DDC Pulwama took stock of the damage caused by the flash floods and people apprised him about the large-scale devastation caused due to flash floods in the area.
Incessant rains in the area has caused flash floods tormenting people in several villages and resulting in damage to many residential houses, animal houses ,
The DC distributed a cash amount of Rs 1 lac among the worst hit beneficiaries. Further utensils, blankets, solar lights etc were distributed among them as first hand assistance.
He directed the SDM and Tehsildar Tral to take all necessary rehabilitation measures as well as ensure the safety and security of the people affected by the flash floods. He also issued directions for assessment of damages.