DC B’la visits LoC shelling-hit families

BARAMULLA: Deputy Commissioner, Baramulla, Dr Farooq Ahmad Lone Sunday visited the families affected by cross-LoC shelling in Kamalkote area of Uri here.
Lone along with civil and police officials met the families of victims of the Saturday’s firing at LoC and handed over a cheque of Rs 10,000 while directing Sub District Magistrate and Tehsilar to release  ex-gratia relief at the earliest to the affected families.
He also urged people that in future if any incident firing incident happens they should either vacate the areas or protect themselves in basement of their houses.
On Saturday evening, a soldier and a woman were killed in the LoC-firing in Kamalkote.