Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday announced ex-gratia of Rs 2 lakh for the kin of those who lost their lives in the Assam and Rajasthan floods. “PM Narendra Modi announced Rs two lakh each for the next of kin of those who have lost their lives in the floods in Assam and Rajasthan,” the Prime Minister’s Office (PMO) said in a tweet.    

The PMO  announced Rs 50,000 each for those seriously injured.   

The Prime Minister also announced ex-gratia of Rs 2 lakh for the victims of the Mumbai building collapse that left 17 persons dead.

“The Prime Minister has approved Rs 2 lakh each for the next of kin of those who lost their lives due to a building collapse in Ghatkopar,” the Prime Minister’s Office tweeted.

The floods in Assam have claimed the lives of over 50 persons while more that 15 have died in Rajasthan. 

First Published | 31 July 2017 1:47 PM
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