His Highness Dr. Sheikh Sultan bin Mohammed Al Qasimi, Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Sharjah, on Tuesday approved disbursement of Dh55 million in compensation for 113 owners of properties that were affected by development projects in the emirate.
The disbursement will be conducted next week, Chairman of the Finance Department of the Government of Sharjah, Waleed Al Sayegh, told during a radio call-in programme of Sharjah Radio.
He said although the Government of Sharjah has financial commitments, the Ruler wanted compensations to be prioritised and paid off as soon as possible.
The finance department will conduct the payment next week, Al Sayegh added.
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