GHALANAI, 12 December: More than Rs.119 million have been distributed among 957 persons who were affected by the October 26 deadly earthquake during the past two days here.
Political agent Mohmand, Waqar Ali Khan distributed this amount among the affected people.
Two, two lacs rupees each were given to 238 person whose houses ere completely damaged whereas Rs.100,000 each were distributed among 719 affectees whose houses were partially damaged.
The recipients of the compensation amount termed it something better than nothing. They said though the amount was not even sufficient for one room, however, it would help them to some extent.