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Badal announces Rs 1 lakh ex-gratia to kin of accident victims

Punjab chief minister Parkash Singh Badal on Monday expressed deep shock and anguish over tragic accident in Moga district in which 18 members of two families were killed.

chandigarh Updated: May 08, 2012 11:15 IST

Punjab chief minister Parkash Singh Badal on Monday expressed deep shock and anguish over tragic accident in Moga district in which 18 members of two families were killed.

Expressing profound grief and sorrow over this tragedy, Badal shared his heartfelt sympathies with the members of the bereaved families and prayed to the Almighty to give them courage to bear this irreparable loss in the hour of crisis and grant peace to the departed souls.

Meanwhile, the chief minister also announced an ex-gratia grant of Rs one lakh each to the next of kin of the deceased.