Hon’ble Chief Minister ji expresses profound grief over demise of 24 persons in Fatehpur rail accident
Senior Minister Sri Swami Prasad Maurya and State Chief Secretary sent by Hon’ble Chief Minister ji for supervising relief and rescue works
The Hon’ble Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh Ms. Mayawati ji has expressed profound grief over the demise of 24 persons who died in a rail accident that occurred in Fatehpur district today. She has conveyed her heartfelt condolences to the family members of the deceased and announced Rs. 1 lakh assistance for their dependents. She also
announced Rs. 50,000 assistance for seriously injured persons and Rs. 25,000 assistance for people suffering minor injuries in the accident. On getting the information about the accident, the Hon’ble Chief Minister ji sent senior minister Sri Swami Prasad Maurya and Chief Secretary Mr. Anoop Mishra to Fatehpur to supervise relief and rescue works. Both of them were supervising the same. Mr. Maurya also met the injured passengers in the district hospital Fatehpur and inquired about their well being. He inspected the medical facilities being provided to them too.
It may be recalled that the Kalka mail derailed near Malwan railway station in Fatehpur district today, in which 24 passengers died and around 180 passengers got injured. The injured passengers have been sent to district hospital Fatehpur, private nursing homes and to Kanpur for treatment.