Port Blair, May 24: Shri. Ajoy Bairagi, State President, Bharatiya Janata Party has condoled the demise of Shri. Rakesh Singh S/o Shri. Ram Pukar Singh R/o Chouldari who passed away after a tree fell on their house due to the inclement weather caused by cyclone Yaas.  Bairagi has written a letter to the Lt. Governor and the Chief Secretary of the Islands requesting them to provide adequate relief to the family from LG Relief Fund.

He informed that the family of Shri. Ram Pukar Singh is totally dependent on daily earnings and have lost one of their sons along with their house. The other son of the family is also seriously injured and the family is now dependent on others for their survival.

He thanked the Andaman & Nicobar Administration and especially the Deputy Commissioner, South Andaman District for arranging temporary accommodation for the family in an empty APWD Barrack at Chouldari.