Governor promulgates ordinance

QUETTA: Provincial Governor Nawab Zulfiqar Ali Magsi has promulgated “Balochistan civilian victims of terrorism Relief and rehabilitation Ordinance 2013 which has come into force with immediate effect.

Under this ordinance compensation has been increased for members of general public affected by acts of terrorism. Relatives of those killed in acts of terrorism would be paid Rupees one million, seriously injured and becoming disabled would be paid Rupee s0.5 million and other injured would be given Rupee s0.1 million.

Ordinance has also fixed rate of compensation for properties, vehicles, motorcycles and cattle heads affected in acts of terrorism.