Bandipora, 25 Jan 2017. Army on Wednesday distributed blankets among people belonging to under privileged community.
An official spokesperson said with the advent of heavy snowfall in valley, cold winters setting in and mercury dropping to minus, the most adversely affected are the under privileged section of the society.
He said Hajin Army Camp reached out to the families in Kaniyari village which were entirely displaced during the floods in 2014 and are presently living in temporary shelters. “A total of 30 families of Kaniyari village were distributed with mink blankets to assist them during these harsh winters,” he said. “The smile on faces of these families showed their happiness and satisfaction.”
official said the initiative has provided a healing touch to the locals to fight the harsh weather conditions and ensure wellness of their children.