Shiv Sena welcomes financial relief announced by LG Sinha for COVID victims

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JAMMU: Shiv Sena Balasaheb Thackrey, J&K unit, welcomed the decision of Lt Governor for announcing financial assistance to help those who unfortunately lost their loved ones due to COVID-19.
In a statement issued here on Friday, Manish Sahni, President Shiv Sena J&K unit, said that since the outbreak of COVID-19 pandemic the people has faced severe hardships.
He said that lakh of people have lost their dear ones due to this lethal virus.
Sahni said that Shiv Sena J&K unit had already took up the issue before the Lt Governor and sought financial assistance and free education for the families of those who lost their lives due to the corona epidemic especially free education for children who became orphaned.
Sahni said that it is the moral responsibility of the government to protect the public from the pandemic. He welcomed the decision of Lt Governor for announcing financial assistance to senior citizens who have lost only earning member of the family and the same will be provided special pension for life.
Sahni appealed to all the Prime Minister Narendra Modi to take care of the families, who lost their lives and provide immediate financial assistance and help to all the victim families from PM care funds.