Altaf Bukhari visits Barbashah fire victims, expresses sorrow over incident
Urges admin to provide immediate relief followed by compensation to the sufferers
Srinagar: Apni Party President Syed Mohammad Altaf Bukhari visited Barbashah in Srinagar wherein a residential house belonging to two families and three shops were gutted in a pre-dawn fire incident on Thursday.
He was accompanied by the party’s District President Srinagar Noor Mohammad Sheikh, Senior Party leader and chairman DDC Srinagar Malik Aftab, Peer Wajahat, and Ward President Barbarshah Allah Nawaz.
According to a press statement, Syed Mohammad Altaf Bukhari expressed his grief over this tragic incident.
While assessing the situation and hearing the sufferers on the spot, the Apni Party leader rang a top official of the district administration urging him to provide immediate relief followed by compensation to the fire victims.
He said, “I am deeply sorrowed to see the losses to the shop owners and the families due to this unfortunate incident. It takes common people years to build a house or establish a shop, but sometimes such unfortunate incidents reduce everything to ashes.”
“My heart goes out to the people who have suffered due to this fire incident. I will ensure that the victims get instant relief and compensation so that they will be able to rebuild what they have lost.”
Syed Mohammad Altaf Bukhari gave a patient hearing to the locals who explained to him about the fire incident and gave him details about the victims.
He assured them that he will support the fire victims in their rehabilitation process.
He said, “Apni Party stands in solidarity with the sufferers of this unfortunate incident of fire. I extend my heartfelt sympathies to them.”