CM agrees to give Rs 5 lakhs to Sathwik’s kin
Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao has agreed to pay Rs 5 lakh ex gratia to the kin of Sathwik, who died in a road accident at Nirmal recently. Endowments Minister A Indrakaran Reddy called on the Chief Minister and sought financial assistance and a double bedroom housing facility to the family of the deceased. KCR gave his nod for giving Rs 5 lakhs but did not promise anything regarding housing facility. However, the minister said the government would extend all help to the family members of the deceased on humanitarian grounds. Sathwik, a Class X student, died in a road accident caused by a convoy of the minister on January 14.