Bihar: Compensation for victims dead in lightning
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Last Updated: Friday, July 29, 2011, 17:51
  
Patna: Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Friday announced compensation of Rs 1.50 lakh to the family of each of the persons died in lightning in Bihar's Kaimur district.

"The chief minister has asked the state disaster management department's Principal Secretary Vyas Ji to ensure payment of compensation of Rs one lakh to the family of each of the lightning victims yesterday," an official spokesman said.

Kumar also announced compensation of Rs 50,000 to each of the bereaved families from the chief minister relief fund, he said.

PTI


First Published: Friday, July 29, 2011, 17:51


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