BOONI: Relief items were distributed among the flood-affected people of Reshun on Thursday, said a press release issued from the office of the deputy commissioner of Upper Chitral.
It said on the direction of DC Shah Saud, Tehsildar Rab Nawaz Khan visited Reshun and handed over the relief items to the affectees.
It said assessment of damages was at the final stage after which compensation cheques would be distributed among the affected people.
Early in the day, people of Reshun held a protest against the government for not taking any step for their rehabilitation.
They gave the deadline of Sept 10 to the government to start work on reconstruction of damaged roads, water supply lines and houses in the village otherwise the locals would launch a protest drive.