JK Governor announces Rs 20 lakh ex-gratia for kin of CRPF man killed in Pulwama attack

JK Governor announces Rs 20 lakh ex-gratia for kin of CRPF man killed in Pulwama attack

Ahmad was among 49 CRPF troopers killed in a militant attack on a convoy of the force in south Kashmir’s Pulwama district on Thursday.

Governor Satya Pal Malik has announced an ex-gratia relief of Rs 20 lakh to the next of the kin of CRPF Head Constable, Naseer Ahmed of district Rajouri.

Ahmad was among 49 CRPF troopers killed in a militant attack on a convoy of the force in south Kashmir’s Pulwama district on Thursday.

The Governor prayed for eternal peace of the departed soul and expressed sympathy and solidarity with his family members, said a Raj Bhavan spokesman.