Siliguri, 23rd November: Siliguri’s Mayor Goutam Deb handed over a cheque of Rs 5,000 to 48 families affected by the massive fire in Khudiram Colony of Ward No. 18 of Siliguri Municipal Corporation. This financial aid has been provided by the Mayor’s Relief Fund of Siliguri Municipal Corporation. In addition, a voluntary organization also handed over three meals a day, trunks, and food items to the victims
The students of the Political Science Department of Siliguri College also handed over warm winter blankets and food plates to the victims from the money they collected.
Speaking during this, Goutam Deb said that the construction work of the house has commenced and also praised the work of various voluntary organizations of the city who stood by the fire victims. Siliguri Nagar Deputy Mayor Ranjan Sarkar, local ward councillors Sanjay Sharma, Mili Sinha, and members of the Mayor’s Council were present during this.