Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit on Thursday announced an ex-gratia of Rs.3 lakh to the next of kin of the two persons who were killed in a house collapse at Tahirpur.

The Chief Minister also visited the bereaved family along with PWD Minister Raj Kumar Chauhan and area MLA Vir Singh Dhingan. She conveyed her condolences on the death of an adult and a minor in the incident.

The PWD Minister assured the bereaved family that their daughter would be considered for employment by the government.

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