IAF Chopper crash: DC Budgam meets family of the slain youth, hands over relief cheque


Deputy Commissioner Dr Syed Sehrish Asgar on Thursday visited the family of Kifayat Hussain Ganai who was killed at the site of yesterday’s IAF Mi 17 helicopter crash here at village Gariend Kalan.

DC Budgam Dr Syed Sehrish Asgar meets the family of the slain youth died at the site of IAF Chopper crash

The DC handed over relief cheque of Rs 4 lakh to Bashir Ahmad Ganai and Afroza, brother and sister of Kifayat as ex-gratia relief under SDRF.

The DC sympathised with the family members over the loss and assured that District Administration will make all efforts for providing all possible help to the family. She said that the administration will also write to the IAF to extend help to the family.

Kifayat died when an IAF Mi-17 helicopter crashed few hundred metres away from his house on Wednesday.


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