KHAR: The district administration of Bajuar on Friday distributed compensation cheques among people affected by rains and natural calamities.

In this regard, separate ceremonies were arranged at the offices of Assistant Commissioner Khar and Assistant Commissioner Nawagai. Representatives of Senator Hidayatullah Khan and Members National Assembly Gul Zafar, Guldad Khan and district administration officials were present on the occasion.

Assistant Commissioner Khar Jan Muhammad distributed cheques of Rs300,000 each among the heirs of eight persons lost their lives in the natural calamities and Rs100,000 each among four injured persons. The owners of two damaged houses also received Rs300,000 each.

Nawagai Assistant Commissioner Anwarul Haq also distributed Rs300,000 each among the heirs of three persons who had lost their lives in natural calamities and Rs100,000 each among five injured persons.