Jammu: The Jammu and Kashmir administration has extended support to the family of Kashmiri Pandit, who was killed by TRF terrorists in south Kashmir.
Lieutenant Governor Girish Chandra Murmu handed over a cheque of Rs 10 lakh to the sarpanch Ajay Pandita’s family on Thursday. Governor also extended his deepest sympathies to them.
The relief includes Rs five lakh as security-related expenditure (SRE), Rs one lakh as compensation from the government and Rs four lakh from the LG Relief Fund, whereas Rs 10 lakh from the Panchayat Welfare Fund will be released shortly.
Ajay Pandita was the sarpanch/ village head of Lukhbawan in Shahabad block of Anantnag district. He was shot by terrorists who later succumbed to his injuries at a hospital.