Governor expresses grief over loss of lives in Siar Baba accident
Directs CEO SMVDSB for immediate shifting of injured to Shrine Board’s Super Speciality Hospital

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Srinagar, July 15: Governor N.N. Vohra has expressed grief over the loss of lives in an unfortunate hill slide incident at Siar Baba Waterfall in Reasi District. He has conveyed his sympathy to the bereaved families.

On being informed about the accident Governor directed Sh. Dheeraj Gupta, CEO, Shri Mata Vaishno Devi Shrine Board, to make immediate arrangements for all the injured persons being taken to the Shrine Board’s Super Speciality Hospital at Kakryal.

Later Sh. Gupta, CEO, informed the Governor, who is Chairman of the Shrine Board, that 31 injured persons were receiving treatment at the Hospital, of whom 3 were critical. Governor asked CEO to ensure that the cost of the entire treatment provided to the injured was borne by the Shrine Board.

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