UP govt to give Rs 20 lakh to Delhi gang-rape victim’s family

UP CM Akhilesh Yadav on Monday announced financial assistance of Rs 20 lakh to the family members of Delhi gang-rape victim.

Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Monday announced financial assistance of Rs 20 lakh to the family members of Delhi gang-rape victim.

The CM has decided to give the financial assistance to the victim`s family from his discretionary quota, an official spokesman said here.

The 23-year-old victim, who hails from Ballia district in UP, died at a hospital in Singapore on Saturday.

The CM had earlier announced a job and financial assistance of Rupees five lakh to the family of the victim.

The government has also decided to set up a national level sports university in Aligarh district, the spokesman said.
PTI

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