‘Enhance ex-gratia, compensation for border-dwellers’

JAMMU, FEB 12: Ravinder Sharma, Chief Spokesperson JKPCC has expressed deep shock over demise of an injured Jawan Kishore Kumar ‘Munna’ and a woman, namely Praveen Akhtar in Nowshera sector in unabated Pak shelling on LoC in Rajouri-Poonch.
Expressing grave concern over loss of precious lives, as 10 jawans and 9 civilians have been martyred and more than 75 got injured this year so far, PCC leader termed the situation as war-like for residents of LoC and IB.
Sharma reiterated his demand for providing 5 marla plots, in safer areas, to people living along LOC and IB besides enhancing ex-gratia and compensation at the earliest.