Jaipur: Rajasthan CM Ashok Gehlot on Monday expressed his condolences on the painful death of eight people of Udaipur in a road accident in Bihar's Purnia and announced compensation for the families of all the deceased. CM Gehlot said that financial assistance of two lakh rupees each will be given to the families of the deceased from the Chief Minister's Relief Fund.
CM Gehlot tweeted that, 'The news of the death of eight people of Udaipur in a road accident in Purnia, Bihar is sad. I pray to God to rest the souls of all the deceased and give courage to the families. The next of kin of all the deceased will be given compensation of Rs.2 lakh each from the Chief Minister's Relief Fund. It is worth noting that eight laborers were killed, while eight others were injured when a truck passing through National Highway 57 (NH-57) overturned uncontrollably on Monday morning near Darjia Bari under Jalalgarh police station area of Purnia district of Bihar. Have become.
According to information given by Deputy Superintendent of Police (Sadar) Surendra Kumar Saroj, the eight laborers killed in the accident were residents of Rajasthan and were going from Siliguri to Jammu in a truck laden with iron pipes.