Rs 20 lakh relief to kin of slain CRPF trooper from Rajouri
Jammu, Feb 17 : The Jammu and Kashmir government on Sunday announced ex gratia cash assistance of Rs 20 lakh to the next of kin of a CRPF trooper from Rajouri district who was killed in the Pulwama terror attack.
Head constable Naseer Ahmed was among the 49 CRPF troopers killed in the ghastly suicide attack on a CRPF convoy near Pulwama on Thursday. Ahmad belonged to the 49 Battalion of the CRPF.
A Raj Bhavan spokesperson said the Governor prayed for eternal peace of the departed soul and expressed sympathy and solidarity with his family members.