Former Rajya Sabha member and senior leader, Mir Mohammad Fayaz on Sunday announced an additional reward of Rs 2 lacs for those who give any information about missing child from Awoora area of Kupwara district.

Taking to micro-blogging site Twitter, Mir Fayaz said that he feels and shares the pain of the missing child.

Notably, Kupwara police have announced a reward of Rs 1 lac for those who will provide information about the missing child namely Talib Hussain Khan of Awoora, who went missing on February 15.

“I feel & share the pain of this missing child. In this time of distress, apart from District Police Kupwara reward, I, hereby, announce an additional amount of Rs 2 lacs from my side, if anyone gives information about his whereabouts,” Fayaz Mir Tweeted.