PM announces additional ex-gratia relief from PMâ€™s Relief Fund, for those affected by the train derailments in Madhya Pradesh
The Prime Minister, Narendra Modi, has announced an ex-gratia relief of Rs. 2 lakhs each from the Prime Ministerâ€™s Relief Fund, for the next of kin of those who lost their lives in the two train derailments in Madhya Pradesh. This is in addition to the relief assistance already announced by the Railways.
An ex-gratia relief of Rs. 50,000 has also been sanctioned from the Prime Ministerâ€™s Relief Fund for those who were seriously injured in the derailments.