Ministers distribute compensation cheques for Vizag gas leak victims
Ministers Botcha Satyanarayana, Kanna Babu, Avanthi Srinivas and Dharmana Krishnadas, Visakhapatnam MP MVV Satyanarayana and officials distributed Rs 1 crore compensation cheques for 8 families of Vizag gas leak deceased at KGH in Visakhapatnam on Monday. Speaking to the media, Kanna Babu said ex gratia for the remaining four gas leak victims will be distributed once the officials identify the legal heirs. He stated that volunteers will hand over the compensation amount to the people of five villages. “We will allow gas leak affected people to go to their villages from 4 pm on Monday,” he clarified.