Srinagar, Jun 29 (PTI) Jammu and Kashmir Governor N N Vohra today approved a hike of Rs 250 in the monthly pension to widows of victims of militancy, a step aimed at benefiting 7,500 women. Also Read - Astrological Prediction From Jan 25-Jan 31 by Ritu Kapoor: Check Out Your Weekly Horoscope Related to Romance, Health, Finance

“The Governor approved the revision of the monthly pension of militancy victim widows from Rs 750 to Rs 1,000,” an official spokesman said. Also Read - Karan Johar Writes The Most Beautiful Post For Newlyweds Varun Dhawan-Natasha Dalal

The order will benefit 7,500 widows, involving an additional expenditure of Rs 3 crore. The finance department has been directed to bear the amount as additional expenditure, he said. Also Read - Groping Minor With no 'Skin-to-skin Contact' Not Sexual Assault: Bombay High Court

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