Two women killed in cloudburst in Chatroo Kishtwar

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By FK WEB DESK on 03/05/2020.

Two women killed in cloudburst in Chatroo Kishtwar

LG administration must immediately announce ex-gratia relief in favour of deceased’s family: Former Minister Saroori

KISHTWAR, MAY 03: Two women’s were killed when a cloudburst hit Batwari area of sub-division Chatroo, district Kishtwar on Saturday evening at around 1730 hours.


Both of them were grazing cattle and were collecting firewood when the incident took place and they were washed away in Batwari Nallah.


Those who died has been identified as Gulshana Banoo (17) daughter of Bashir Ahmed and Hajra Begum (32) wife of Jameel Ahmed both resident of Batwari Chatroo.


Former Member of Legislative Assembly from Inderwal, G. M Saroori expressed anguish and grief over the death of two women’s after they were struck by a cloudburst in Chatroo area.


Saroori said that the Leiutenant Governor administration must immediately announce the ex-gratia relief infavour of the deceased’s family.


He also asked the SDM Chatroo Inderjeet Parihar for preparing the compensation case under Disaster Relief Fund infavour of the dependents of those killed in the cloudburst and forward the case to District Chairman Disaster Management, so that ex-gratia will be paid to the victims families immediately. He has conveyed his heart felt condolence to the family members of bereaved families and prayed for eternal peace to the departed souls. He also prayed to Almighty Allah to give strength to the family members of the deceased’s to bear this irreparable loss.


Among those Ghulam Qadir Sheikh, Chowdhary Ghulam Mohd Kohli, Akhtar Hussain Butt, Mohd Amin Naik, Munshi Ram, Somnath, Ghulam Hussain Malik, Ehsan Malik, Chowdhary Peer Baksh, Ayaz Malik, Mohd Yusuf, Chowdhary Bashir Ahmed, Atta Mohd, Mohd Rustam, Mohd Akbar, Ghulam Mohd Naik, Zaffer Hussain, Chowdhary Jeelani, Farooq Malik, Akhtar Hussain, Bashir Ahmed, Ghulam Qadir, Abdul Rashid, Chowdhary Noor Din, Chowdhary Ahamdu, Bashir Ahmed, Daleep Kumar, Abdul Gani, Mohd Yusuf, Jamal Din,  Mohd Yusuf, Qasim Din, Mohd Iqbal, Chowdhary Hussain, Abdul Qayoom, Abdul Razzak, Mohd Ashraf, Manzoor Ahmed, Krishan Lal, Mohd Saleem, Abdul Gani, Jaffer Hussain, Mohd Irfan, Aijaz Ahmed, Lal Din and others have also express grief over the death of two women’s from Batwari due to cloudburst.