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CM sanctions Rs 20 lakh for kin of CRPF jawan killed in

Press Trust of India  |  Shimla 

Chief Minister today sanctioned a sum of Rs 20 lakh as ex- gratia to the next of kin of Suresh Kumar, a jawan from the state who lost his life during an anti-Naxal operation in Sukma, in March.

Kumar, a resident of Sunhi village, Badoh tehsil of Kangra district, lost his life during the operation at the Vankupvada village in Sukma, on March 11.

He was attached to the 219 Battalion of the (CRPF).

The chief minister also directed the deputy commissioner, Kangra to ensure the disbursement of the grant immediately to the kin of the slain jawan.

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First Published: Sat, July 15 2017. 17:32 IST