UP CM announces Rs. 10 Lakh financial aid for Bulandshahr rape survivors

, 1:13 PM IST

Lucknow: Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Sunday announced financial assistance of Rs. 10 lakh each to the two survivors of the Bulandshahr gangrape incident.

Mr Yadav said all were “hurt” with the incident and no amount can compensate for the mental trauma of the survivors.

He said the state government will ensure that the culprits get the strictest punishment and warned police that stern action will be taken against them if such incident happen again in the state.