JAMRUD, July 9: The administration of Jamrud tehsil in Khyber Agency has distributed cash assistance worth 10 million rupees as Ramazan Package among the families of the Khasadars who had been killed by unidentified gunmen a month ago.
Khasadar line officer Haji Daad Khan distributed the amount of 150,000 rupees each to the families of the deceased Khasadars, Mr Haji Shaukat, Mr Baseer, Mr Shamshad, Mr Anar Khan, Mr Haroon, and Mr Abdul Wali. Two Khassadars Mr Rasheed and Mr Murad, who had been injured in the incident, were given 50,000 rupees each.
The amount was collected as charity from the administration officers, Khasadar personnel and others.
One of the beneficiaries of Ramazan package told TNN, “We thank the government authorities for assisting us in the month of Ramazan when we need the amount because of spiraling prices of various commodities.”