Srinagar: Apni Party district president Anantnag Abdul Rahim Rather on Friday expressed deep shock and grief over the incident of fire at Kokernag and Gurez in which many residential houses were gutted down.
In a statement issued here Rather expressed solidarity with the fire-affected families of Ichoo-Kokernag in district Anantnag and urged the district administration to provide them ex-gratia relief besides the compensation under the Red Cross scheme
He also demanded that the government should make the fire and emergency service station at Larnoo Kokernag functional so as to prevent such mishaps in the area.
Meanwhile, Apni Party leader Lateef Ahmad Khan expressed grief and shock over the fire incident at Badugam-Tulail in Gurez Bandipora district in which many residential structures were damaged.
Khan urged the district administration Bandipora to depute, a revenue team to the fire affected place for on spot assessment and disbursement of ex-gratia relief to the fire victims.