Sheikh Hamdan bin Zayed Al Nahyan, the UAE ruler's representative in the country's Western Region and chairman of Emirates Red Crescent (ERC), has ordered the provision of urgent humanitarian assistance to the victims of the floods, which hit India recently.
In a bid to provide monetary relief to students hailing from flood ravaged Jammu and Kashmir, Uttarakhand Government on Monday said it would pay three months fees of those studying in educational institutes of the state.
Asserting that restoration of essential services and public utilities on war footing is the priority of the government, Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah directed concerned departments to redouble the ration supply to the valley.
In view of massive floods resulting in loss of lives and belongings in Jammu & Kashmir, Insurance Regulatory Authority of India (IRDA) has asked life insurers to take immediate steps for expeditious settlement of claims.
Kranti Dal on Saturday lauded the efforts made by Army, Air Force and other state agencies in the rescue and relief works in flood-ravaged Jammu and Kashmir, saying the valiant efforts of soldiers saved several lives.