Expressing grief over the lack of lives in a highway accident in Jammu and Kashmir’s Doda district, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday introduced an ex-gratia of Rs 2 lakh every from the Prime Minister’s Nationwide Reduction Fund for the subsequent of kin of the deceased.
A mini bus skidded off the highway and rolled down right into a gorge in Doda district on Thursday, leaving 9 passengers useless and 15 others injured, officers mentioned. The bus was carrying passengers to Thathri from Doda when the accident came about at Sui Gowrie space.
The Prime Minister’s Workplace (PMO) tweeted Modi’s condolence message, “Saddened by the road accident near Thatri, Doda in Jammu and Kashmir. In this hour of grief, I convey my condolences to the bereaved families. I pray that the people who have been injured recover at the earliest.” He additionally introduced Rs 50,000 every for the injured.
In the meantime, Union Dwelling Minister Amit Shah spoke to Jammu and Kashmir Lieutenant Governor Manoj Sinha after a highway accident. “Saddened by the highway accident in J&Ok’s Doda. I categorical my condolences to the households of those that misplaced their lives within the accident. I’ve spoken to Lt Governor @manojsinha_ ji. The administration is offering all doable assist and therapy to the injured. I pray for the speedy restoration of the injured,” Shah tweeted in Hindi.