KTR promises help to kin of Abu Dhabi fire victims
Hyderabad: IT and NRI Affairs Minister KT Rama Rao has said that the government will provide all help to the kin of victims of Abu Dhabi fire accident. The minister directed the NRI officials of the state to bring back the bodies of the deceased and be in regular touch with the External Affairs Ministry. About 16 people died, including five from Telangana, in the blaze when they were in deep sleep on October 19. They were working for Gulf Dunes Landscaping and Agriculture Services, the minister said. External Affairs deputy secretary has written him a letter that he is in touch with the UAE External Affairs Ministry in Abu Dhabi for speedy return of the bodies, KTR said. Those deceased from Telangana include T Rakesh, P Naresh of Nizamabad; Prakash Malavath, M Naresh and G Akhilesh from other districts.