The long pending problems and demands of refugees from Pakistan Occupied Kashmir (POK) will be addressed
Cabinet approves Rs 2,000 crore aid for refugees from Pakistan-occupied Kashmir
Dec 01, 2016|Hindustan Times|Full Article
A Rs 2,000-crore development package for displaced people of Pakistan occupied Kashmir (PoK) living in the country was approved by the government on Wednesday.
The Cabinet, chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, approved the home ministry’s proposal to provide enhanced financial aid to 36,384 families, many of whom are living in Jammu region after their displacement from PoK post Independence.
Each of these families will get around Rs 5.5 lakh aid, a senior official said.