Senate Committee reviews rehabilitation process of the Badami Bagh victims

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ISLAMABAD:  The Senate standing committee for National Harmony discusses the rehabilitation of the Badami Bagh affectees.

Senate House-Islamabad
Senate House-Islamabad

The meeting was chaired by Senator Mir Muhammad Rind in company of Secretary National Harmony Myhammad Ijaz Chaudhry, Deputy Commissioner Lahore Noor-ul-Ameen Mengal and DIG, CPO Lahore Javaid Islam apprised the committee on the Badami Bagh arson.

The DCP Lahore, while briefing the committee stated that 114 homes and 258 families have been victimized and the Punjab government has more or less completed the reconstruction of the affected houses along with a compensation amount of 130 Million Rupees has been dispensed amongst the affectees.

The members of the committee urged the respective authorities to mobilize all their machinery for effective rehabilitation of the victims while taking strong action against those found responsible for the tragedy.