Compensation cheques distributed among victims’ families in Bara


BARA: The political administration on Tuesday distributed compensation cheques among 125 victim families who lost their family members during militancy and military operations in Bara sub-division of Khyber Agency.
The cheques were handed over at a ceremony held in the Khyber House. A number of tribal elders and relatives of the slain and injured persons attended the event.
Political Agent Khyber Agency captain (r) Khalid Mehmood distributed Rs 27.7 million and handed over the cheques to the affectees. The family members of the dead and injured were given Rs 300,00 and Rs 100,000, respectively.
The compensation money was distributed among the victims of various tribes of Bara including sikh community.