J&K floods: IB employees contribute Rs 1.75 crore for relief

Employees of the Intelligence Bureau has contributed Rs 1.75 crore to the Prime Minister's National Relief Fund for flood relief in Jammu and Kashmir.

PTI| Last Updated: Sep 24, 2014, 18:34 PM IST

New Delhi: Employees of the Intelligence Bureau has contributed Rs 1.75 crore to the Prime Minister's National Relief Fund for flood relief in Jammu and Kashmir.

Home Minister Rajnath Singh has appreciated the contribution of the IB employees.

The Intelligence Bureau functions under the Home Ministry.

At least 280 people lost their life and thousands of houses were damaged during the recent flood in Jammu and Kashmir.

The flood in the state was considered to be the worst in 109 years.