Pajhwok Services

Photo Service

SMS News Service

Pajhwok combines its expertise and experience in news reporting with a telecom firm and thus reach a wider audience in an 
effective way.

To subscribe: 
English News Update : Send 83 to 824
Dari News Update : Send 84 to 824
Pashto News Update : Send 85 to 824

Election Coverage

Special Mining Page

Afghan Peace Process Special Page

Addvertise With Pajhwok

Daily Newsletter

Language
Sending Time (GMT / Kabul time)

Suggest a Story

Pajhwok is interested in your story suggestions. Please tell us your thoughts by clicking here.

Slain policemen's families receive food aid

Slain policemen's families receive food aid

By
On
Aug 18, 2011 - 17:20

LASHKARGAH (PANinfo-icon): Families of police officials killed in the line of duty received food assistance in southern Helmand province on Thursday, an official said.

As many as 825 police officials' families supported, the provincial police chief, Brig. Gen. Muhammad Hakeem Angar, told Pajhwok Afghan News.

Each family was given 100 kilograms of flour, 10 kilograms of ghee and 50 kilograms of rice for Ramadaninfo-icon and Eid, according to Gen. Angar, who also promised the aid recipients land plots.

Elder Ahmed Shah, who called the assistance inadequate, said his two sons serving in the police force were martyred last year. Shah said he faced problems feeding and clothing his grandchildren.      

mas/mud

Tags: 

Related Article


Download “Pajhwok” mobile App, on your smartphone to read and access latest news, features, interviews, videos and photos about Afghanistan.

   

Add new comment

Advertisement

Twitter Update