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J&K: Slain sarpanch's family gets Rs 1 lakh from govt

The Jammu and Kashmir government has provided an ex-gratia of Rs 1 lakh to the family of the sarpanch shot dead by militants in Sopore area of Baramulla district last week.

india Updated: Jan 19, 2013 14:54 IST

The Jammu and Kashmir government has provided an ex-gratia of Rs 1 lakh to the family of the sarpanch shot dead by militants in Sopore area of Baramulla district last week.


Deputy commissioner Baramulla Gulam Ahmad Khawaja visited the family of slain sarpanch Habibullah Mir at Bomai in Sopore on Friday and handed over a cheque of Rs one lakh as ex-gratia relief to them, an official spokesperson said today.

Mir, who was affiliated with Congress, was shot dead by unidentified militants on January 11.

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