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PM Modi sanctions ex-gratia for Bihar, Amritsar accident victims under PMNRF

Updated: Sep 23, 2016 16:28 IST

New Delhi, Sept.23 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi has expressed his grief about the loss of lives and injuries sustained by the persons in a bus accident on September 19 near Bennipatti, Madhubani District, Bihar; and the bus accident of September of 20-9-2016 near Muhawa village, Attari, Amritsar district, Punjab.

He has sanctioned an ex-gratia of Rs. 2 lakh each to the next of kin of the persons deceased and Rs. 50,000 each to the seriously injured, from the Prime Minister's National Relief Fund. (ANI)