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Delhi Development Minister Gopal Rai today announced a Rs 5 lakh compensation for the next of kin of a man who died after his neck got stuck in a chain used to tie two police barricades. Twenty-one-year-old Abhishek had died in the early hours of Thursday after his throat got slit by the chain. The minister visited his family at Shakurpur JJ colony of north-west Delhi and expressed his condolences. "During his visit, Rai assured them full support and announced a compensation of Rs 5 lakh for his kin," an official said.
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