An amount of Rs.40 lakh has been sanctioned for the family of Ramesh Kumar of Nallepilly, Senior Agriculture Officer, who died when he was knocked down by tipper lorry in 2008 while travelling in his scooter.

Adalat

The decision was taken at the Lok Adalat organised by Taluk Legal Service Committee recently.

The settlement was reached between the claimants and The Oriental Insurance Company Limited represented by its Senior Divisional Manager K. Selvan.

The case was referred by MACT, Palakkad, to the Taluk Legal Service Committee for negotiations and settlement.

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