Army distributes essentials among villagers, migrant labourers in JK
Srinagar: 106 Infantry Battalion (Territorial Army) PARA under the aegis of 31 Sub Area (Chinar Corps), distributed essential items among villagers of Balhama, Khunmoh and migrant labourers from Orissa working in local factories around the area, a defense spokesman said on Saturday.
“Basic essential household rations were also a part of the package. BDO Khunmoh MS Assabah Khan along with Sarpanches and Police representative were present for the distribution. The efforts for these relief initiatives during the difficult times of COVID-19 and the pious month of Ramzan was appreciated by all,” the spokesman said.
“All precautions of social distancing, sanitization and wearing of gloves/mask was ensured. The resolve of the local Army Camp has always been to bring succour to those in need and today’s efforts were a cohesive step with the joint efforts of all stakeholders towards this aim,” the spokesman added.