Kin of slain policemen to get Rs 10 L from Martyrs` Fund

Families of Delhi Police personnel who lay down their lives while on duty will get Rs 10 lakh from the martyrs` fund which was announced.

Updated: Feb 16, 2013, 21:39 PM IST

New Delhi: Families of Delhi Police personnel who lay down their lives while on duty will get Rs 10 lakh from the martyrs` fund which was announced on Saturday.

The fund would also provide scholarships to children of the deceased personnel.

"Families of police personnel who died while on duty will get Rs 10 lakh and scholarships for their children," Delhi Police Chief Neeraj Kumar said.
The money would be raised with policemen contributing their one day`s salary.

PTI