Rs 2 crore for PM`s relief fund for Ladakh quake victims

Last Updated: Thursday, March 24, 2011 - 18:34

New Delhi: Prime Minister Manmohan Singh
was on Thursday handed over Rs two crore by the Punjab Kesari Group,
Jalandhar for the Prime Minister`s Relief Fund to be utilised
by persons affected by earthquake in Ladakh last year.

Vijay Kumar Chopra, Editor-in-Chief of the group,
handed over bank drafts from readers of the newspaper to
Singh.

The readers had contributed amounts from Rs 2,500
upwards. One reader had sent in Rs 25 lakh.

PTI



First Published: Thursday, March 24, 2011 - 18:34

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