SHIMLA-23rd October, 2020 -Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur has expressed grief over the fire incident that took place at Purbani village of Kinnaur district today in which seven houses were gutted in a devastating fire which was controlled with the assistance of fire brigades, army, police and local people.

Jai Ram Thakur directed the district administration to provide immediate relief and rehabilitation to the affected families. He assured that all possible help would be provided to the affected families.

Deputy Commissioner, Kinnaur Gopal Chand along with other senior officers of the district rushed to the incident site and supervised the relief and rescue operations. On the directions of the Chief Minister district administration provided immediate relief of Rs. 10,000 to each affected family.