Delhi fire mishap: CM announces compensation

Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit today announced a compensation of Rs two lakh each to the next of kin of those killed in the fire at a transgender meet here.

New Delhi: Delhi Chief Minister Sheila
Dikshit today announced a compensation of Rs two lakh each to
the next of kin of those killed in the fire at a transgender
meet here.

The seriously injured will get Rs 50,000 each while those
who have sustained minor injuries will get Rs 5000 each.

Dikshit made the announcement after visiting the injured
at the GTB Hospital along with Health Minister A K Walia.
Dikshit also directed the hospital administration to take
proper care of the injured.

Fourteen eunuchs were killed and over 40 others injured
last night when a major fire swept through the community hall
in Nand Nagri where the congregation of the community was
taking place.

PTI

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