Deputy Commissioner Harsh Gupta has directed officials of the Revenue Department to release compensation to rain-affected people within two days. He said that rain damage had been estimated and a report in this regard had been prepared. He directed officials of the Food and Civil Supplies Department to provide 50 kg rice (at Rs. 9.40 a kilo) to APL card holders from November 15 onwards. — Staff Correspondent

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