Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa, on Tuesday, announced a compensation of Rs one lakh to the family of a worker killed in a Metro rail site mishap on January 10.

She announced granting the sum from the Chief Minister’s General Relief Fund to the family of Dimple Shah and Rs 25,000 each, to two persons undergoing treatment at a hospital for injuries sustained in the same mishap.

Dimple Shah was killed when a launching girder crashed at a Metro rail construction site in Chennai on January 10.