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Arvind Kejriwal announces Rs 1 crore help for kin of IAF personnel killed in AN-32 crash

New Delhi, PTI | Updated : 22 June 2019, 12:34 AM
Amit Kejriwal also met Kumar's family and assured that a job would be given to the family member of the deceased. (File Photo: PTI)
Amit Kejriwal also met Kumar's family and assured that a job would be given to the family member of the deceased. (File Photo: PTI)

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Friday announced Rs 1-crore assistance to the family of Air Force personnel Rajesh Kumar who lost his life in the AN-32 crash recently.

Kejriwal also met Kumar's family here and assured that a job would be given to the family member of the deceased.

Thirteen IAF personnel were killed when the AN-32 aircraft, which had taken off from the Johrat Air Force station in Assam for Mechuka along Indo-China border, crashed on June 3.

Mortal remains of the 12 other IAF personnel were flown to Delhi.

"Delhi CM @ArvindKejriwal paid visit and offered his condolences to the family of Late Rajesh Kumar, who recently lost his life in AN-32 crash. Chief Minister announced to give Rs 1 crore compensation to the family and also a job to kin," the Aam Aadmi Party tweeted.

First Published: Saturday, June 22, 2019 12:34 AM
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