Tuesday, August 16, 2022
HomeNewsVaishno Devi Stampede: J&K Lieutenant Governor Orders High-Level Probe

Vaishno Devi Stampede: J&K Lieutenant Governor Orders High-Level Probe


Vaishno Devi Stampede: J&K Lieutenant Governor Orders High-Level Probe

J&K LG Manoj Sinha stated a high-level inquiry has been ordered into the stampede at Vaishno Devi

Jammu:

Jammu and Kashmir Lieutenant Governor Manoj Sinha at the moment stated {that a} high-level inquiry has been ordered into the stampede on the Mata Vaishno Devi shrine by which at the least 12 folks have been killed and over a dozen injured.

The Lt Governor stated he spoke to Prime Minister Narendra Modi and briefed him concerning the incident. “Hon’ble Prime minister has assured all the assistance,” the workplace of the LG tweeted.

In line with officers, the stampede that occurred within the early hours of Saturday close to gate quantity three outdoors the sanctum sanctorum of the shrine atop Trikuta hills was triggered by a heavy rush of devotees who had come to pay their obeisance to mark the start of the New 12 months.

In a collection of tweets, the workplace of the Jammu and Kashmir Lieutenant Governor stated, “Deeply pained on the lack of lives resulting from stampede at Shri Mata Vaishno Devi Shrine. My condolences to the households of the deceased & prayers with the injured.”

“Spoke to Hon’ble Dwelling Minister Shri Amit Shah Ji. Briefed him concerning the incident. A excessive stage inquiry has been ordered into at the moment’s stampede. The Inquiry Committee might be headed by Principal Secretary (Dwelling) with ADGP, Jammu and Divisional Commissioner, Jammu as members,” he stated.

Lt Governor Manoj Sinha introduced an quantity of Rs 10 lakh to the households of every one that died and Rs 2 lakh to every of these injured.

“Deeply pained on the lack of lives resulting from stampede at Shri Mata Vaishno Devi Shrine. My condolences to the households of the deceased & prayers with the injured,” Mr Sinha stated.

“Ex-gratia of Rs 10 lakh every could be given to the subsequent of kin of those that misplaced their lives resulting from stampede and Rs 2 lakh to injured. Shrine board to bear the price of therapy of injured,” tweeted Mr Sinha, who can be chairperson of the board.
 

(Apart from the headline, this story has not been edited by BoardingFlight workers and is revealed from a syndicated feed.)



RELATED ARTICLES

Leave a reply

Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

Most Popular

Recent Comments