Handwara, Mar 27: Two local units of Army in Handwara in north Kashmir’s kupwara district Friday distributed free ration among non-locals and provided medical aid to local populace amid the lockdown and threat prevailing due to COVID-19 in Jammu and Kashmir.
According to wire service—Kashmir News Observer (KNO), Army’s kilo force / 7 Sector RR/30 RR and 21 RR provided ration, medical aid and food items among non-local laborers and locals in Handwara.
In a statement issued here Army said it’s local unit comprising of kilo force/7 sect RR and 30 RR distributed free ration among the non-local migrant labourers during their hour of need here in Handwara. Following this, the same unit moved out and provided medical aid to local populace in langate with regarding to the ongoing pandemic disease COVID-19 it included face masks and other items. In another kind outreach Army’s 21 RR unit distributed food items among the non-local labourers amid the complete lockdown across the northern belt of Kashmir with no movement of general public and transport