Rs1.92-crore ex gratia for Galwan martyrs - ECAS Punjab

Rs1.92-crore ex gratia for Galwan martyrs

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Chandigarh, September 10

Recognising the supreme sacrifice made by martyrs of the Galwan valley, the Punjab Government on Thursday released an amount of Rs 1.92 crore as ex gratia, additional relief to parents and cash in lieu of plots for payment to the next of kin.

A spokesperson said the amount would be credited into the accounts of the next of kin of the martyrs.

Naib Subedar Mandeep Singh, Naib Subedar Satnaam Singh, Sepoy Gurbinder Singh, and Sepoy Gurtej Singh, were among the 20 soldiers, who had attained martyrdom during a confrontation between Indian and Chinese soldiers at the Line of Actual Control on June 15 in the Galwan valley. — TNS

from The Tribune

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