Chandigarh: The Haryana government on Friday announced a financial assistance of Rs. 1 lakh each to the dependent of the four labourers who died near Tarawari in Karnal district during a construction work on Thursday.

Karnal Deputy Commissioner J.S. Ahlawat also announced to provide a sum of Rs. 11,000 each to the family of deceased from the District Red Cross Society.

He also visited the Civil Hospital, Karnal and access the situation. Ahlawat said an inquiry was being conducted by Karnal Sub-Divisional Officer (Civil). These labourers got buried during a construction work on NH-1. All four included Ramdo (45), his wife Laxmi (45), Erma (30) and Bhugal (50) belonged to Mehboobubnagar district in Andhra Pradesh. - PTI