Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday permitted an ex-gratia of Rs two lakh every from Prime Minister’s National Relief Fund for the subsequent of kin of those that misplaced their lives because of the street accident in Auraiya, Uttar Pradesh. The PM has additionally permitted Rs 50,000 every for these injured because of the street accident.
At least 24 migrant labourers misplaced their lives and 36 folks sustained accidents when a trailer truck carrying them collided with one other truck within the early hours of Saturday. Both the vehicles have been carrying the labourers. The incident happened between three am and three.30 am, stated the police. “The accident happened in Mihauli during which 24 folks died, and round 36 have been injured. A trailer truck carrying round 50 migrant labourers was coming from Rajasthan and it collided with one other truck,’’ they stated.
The PM has additionally condoled the dying of the migrant staff and stated the federal government is finishing up aid work in full swing. “The accident in Auraiya of Uttar Pradesh is very tragic. The government is carrying out relief work in full swing,” the Prime Minister tweeted. “I express my condolences to the families of those killed and wish the injured recover at the earliest,” he stated.
Auraiya, which falls below the Kanpur division, is in south-west Uttar Pradesh. It is on the National Highway-19 and is 400 km away from Delhi and 200 km from Lucknow.
Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath expressed his deepest condolences to the households of the deceased. The CM has additionally introduced a compensation of Rs 2 lakhs for households of deceased individuals and Rs 50,000 for injured, he added.
The Chief Minister, in an announcement launched by the state authorities, directed the divisional commissioner and IG Kanpur to go to the positioning and provides a report on the reason for the accident instantly.
“UP chief minister has taken note of the unfortunate incident in Auraiya. He has expressed his deepest condolences to the families of the labourers who lost their lives. He has also directed that all the injured be provided medical care and the Divisional Commissioner and IG Kanpur to visit the site and give the report on the cause of the accident immediately,” the assertion stated.