Family of those killed to get an ex-gratia of Rs. 02-02 lakh each, injured to get financial assistance of Rs. 50,000 each
Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Mr. Akhilesh Yadav has mourned the death of passengers in the train mishap in Gorakhpur. Expressing his heartfelt condolences to the bereaved families, the chief minister announced an ex-gratia of Rs. 2 lakh each to the families of the passengers killed in the accident and a financial assistance of Rs. 50,000 each to those injured.
The Chief Minister also directed officials to coordinate with railway officials and ensure prompt rescue and relief. Mr. Yadav also asked officials to ensure prompt and proper treatment for the injured.