Badruddin Ajmal announces Rs. 10 lakh package to Baghjan Oil Well victims


GUWAHATI: All India United Democratic Front (AIUDF) supremo and Lok Sabha MP Maulana Badruddin Ajmal has announced a relief package of Rs. 10 lakh to the affected villagers of Baghjan blowout in Assam’s Tinsukia district.

“An amount of Rs. 10 lakhs have been sanctioned to carry out relief works among the affected villagers,” Ajmal said in a video message.

He stated Ajmal Foundation would distribute clothes among the affected villagers at the relief camps.

Ajmal also announced financial assistance of Rs. 50 thousand each to the families of the deceased fire fighters who had died on the line of duty. Durlabh Gogoi and Tikheswar Gohain, two fire fighters of Oil India Limited (OIL) had lost their lives in the Baghjan inferno.