Press "Enter" to skip to content

UP bus accident in Jammu: PM Modi announces Rs.2 lakh relief to kin of killed, DM notifies helpline numbers

Last Updated on May 30, 2024 at 5:58 pm

Expressing grief over the bus accident in Akhnoor where more than 15 pilgrims from Hathras in UP have been killed, Prime Minister Narendra Modi has announced that Rs. 2 lakh would be given to the next of kin of each deceased due to the bus mishap. The injured would be given Rs. 50,000.

He wrote on X; “Anguished by the loss of lives due to a bus mishap in Akhnoor. My thoughts are with those who have lost their loved ones. I pray that the injured recover soon”.

Meanwhile, the District Magistrate, Jammu, Sachin Kumar Vaishya has notified helpline numbers for the accident.

For help, assistance and queries regarding the Bus accident occurred near Akhnoor today, following numbers can be contacted:

•DM Office 9622699666, 9419160547

•SP Office 9419172197, 9419194102, 9596869639

•Medical 9419190500, 9419190493