Srinagar: The District administration Kupwara today said that upon return from a PRI conference in Jammu, an unfortunate accident happened on April 20 at Ringi Pattan.
Soon after the accident, on the directions of Deputy Commissioner Kupwara, ACD/ACP rushed to the spot of accident immediately and reached Pattan at 8Pm accompanying the family of the deceased. Accordingly, BDO/ Nodal Officer to PRIs Faisal Iqbal and Rahmatullah Bhat were also there with the \ with injured persons at SDH Pattan, and then they accompanied the dead bodies back to home.
Besides, Deputy Commissioner Kupwara himself was present at the funeral procession of both dead bodies.
Meanwhile, ACD/ACP rushed to JVC hospital to attend to the critically injured persons, while the Director RDD and ACD Srinagar had already joined them at JVC Bemina. One critically injured person was referred from JVC to SKIMS Soura, and both ACD/ACP attended him at SKIMS.
After discharge of injured persons from the hospital the BDOs concerned visited the homes of injured persons (PRIs) personally to enquire about their wellbeing. Photographs of which are also available, reads the Kupwara admin statement issued to Precious Kashmir.
It is also pertinent to mention here that, the Director RDD Kashmir himself visited the families of both Sarpanch & Driver on 27-04-2022 for condolence and showered his sympathy .
Hence, District Administration Kupwara rightly rejects the false statement on twitter by some journalists.