Srinagar: Chief Minister, Mehbooba Mufti Tuesday distributed orders of appointment among a group of victims who lost their eyesight due to pellet injuries during the last year’s people’s uprising, sources said.
It may be recalled that on September 14 and 28 the Chief Minister had also disbursed financial assistance among two groups of such pellet victims, they said.
Mehbooba Mufti, it may be mentioned here, has initiated a series of measures for the rehabilitation, social integration and empowerment of youth of the State. Recently the Chief Minister directed withdrawal of cases against more than four thousand youth involved in various cases of law and order nature. The step was widely hailed by all sections of society, they said.