Minister for Housing and Endowments A Indrakaran Reddy today announced Rs 5 lakh ex gratia to the family members of Sathwik, who died in a car accident at Nirmal on Saturday.
The minister expressed his shock at the accident and visited the family members of Sathwik and consoled them. Besides ex gratia, the minister assured to provide all help to the bereaved family in future. The incident took place at Shanthinagar crossroads when the bike riding by Sathwik was hit by a car of the minister’s convoy, who was not present at the spot.
The local people shifted him with wounds to a private hospital in Nizamabad where he was pronounced died. The police arrested driver Raju for the accident. (NSS)