CM announces financial aid for heirs of killed persons in encounter

FAISALABAD, Nov 27 (APP): Punjab Chief Minister Muhammad Shahbaz Sharif has announced financial aid (compensation) of Rs 500,000 each for the heirs of two passersby including a woman who were killed in police encounter with dacoits near Saleemi Chowk at Sitiana Road. According to a handout issued here on Wednesday, financial aid will be given to the heirs of passersby Naeem Abbas resident of Mohalhah Sharifpura and a woman Nazia Saeed of Batala Colony. The chief minister also expressed sympathies with bereaved families and sorrow over the killing of citizens during encounter. Meanwhile, DCO Noor ul Amin Mengal said that each family member from both affected families of the deceased will also be recruited in government departments on the directions of CM Punjab.