16 July Shimla :A bank draft of Rs. 51,000 was presented to Chief Minister Shri Virbhadra Singh towards C.M. Relief Fund by Chairman, Senior Citizen Govt. Pensioner’s Welfare Council, Rohru, Shri S.R. Khitta here today. Other Members of the Council Shri D.D. Sharma, Shri Joginder Singh Machhan, Shri Mohan Lal Mehta, and Shri Moti Lal Chauhan were present on the occasion.
People from the various parts of the State were also contributing towards Chief Minister Relief Fund through bank drafts and cheques.
A bank draft of Rs. 15,600 had been received from District Panchayat Officer Kangra at Dharmshala as contribution of his office staff. A bank draft of Rs. 1101 was received from Shri Dixit Rathi of Kullu and another bank draft of Rs. One thousand was received from Oma Nand Sharma of Jogindernagar district Mandi towards Chief Minister Relief Fund.
Chief Minister thanked all the persons for their noble gesture and said that it would go a long way in providing relief to the poor and needy people.