KP government releases Rs60mn for victims of Church blast

PESHAWAR: The Department of Home and Tribal Affairs, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa in compliance with the directives of Chief Minister has released an amount of Rs. 60 million for immediate disbursement of compensation to the victims of suicide bomb blast at Kohati Gate Church Peshawar City.

The amount has been placed at the disposal of Commissioner Peshawar Division for payment as compensation to the legal heirs at the rate of Rs. 0.5 million to each dead and Rs. 0.2 million to each seriously injured people after observance of all codal formalities and the procedure laid down by the government.