NDMA: (NDMA warns against making false compensation claims)


ISLAMABAD: National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA) has warned against making false compensation claims in earthquake affected areas.

In a statement issued here on Thursday, it said directions have been issued to all concerned to ensure that claims be verified and compensation should reach to the genuine affectees only.

It pointed out that making false claims is punishable by two year imprisonment and a fine under the law.