Cabinet declares wind storm as natural calamity
J&K Cabinet today declared wind storm as natural calamity
in the category of cyclone.
The cabinet took
the decision in a meeting held here under the chairmanship of
Chief Minister Omar Abdullah.
Wind storm lashed
the Valley and parts of Jammu last month, claiming lives of
three persons and injuring 39. Over 16,000 structures were
damaged due to the storm.
decision, the Cabinet gave nod to the creation of six posts of
lecturers in various disciplines for super speciality hospitals
of Jammu and Srinagar. (Agencies)