Thursday, February 2, 2023

Compensation to victims of Shopping Arcade incident

State government has announced to provide compensation of Rs.4 lakh each to the next of the kin of two individuals who were killed on October 12, 2022 when two eucalyptus trees fell on them at Naga Shopping Arcade (Super Market), Dimapur.
A statement from NSDMA home department stated that compensation from State Disaster Relief Fund (SDRF) would be provided as soon as possible after following due procedure.
NSDMA also informed that Rs.12,700 each has been provided to the two seriously injured persons as per the norms of assistance of Ministry of Home Affairs from SDRF. The two deceased persons have been identified as Holika (33) and Vijay (45) while two seriously injured persons were Moksodul Haq and Khetoli.
Four more persons, who also suffered minor injuries, were discharged after receiving first aid at District Hospital, NSDMA stated.

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