Chief Minister Jayalalithaa on Wednesday condoled the death of ten policemen in different parts of the State and announced a solatium of Rs.3 lakh each to their families.
She said, in a release, the solatium would be paid from the Chief Minister’s Public Relief Fund.
The ten policemen who died between October 14 and November 1 were: Special Sub-Inspectors G.Nesayyan (Chennai), Y.Anthonyraj (Chennai) and N.Ravindran (Tirunelveli); Head Constables S.Francis (Chennai), R.Manivasagam (Tiruppur), Grade-I Constables G.Venkatesan (Chennai) and P.Suresh (Madurai); Grade-II Constable N.Babu (Perambalur); and Constables Muthukumar (Madurai) and Pandan (The Nilgiris). Mr. Manivasagam and Mr.Muthukumar died in road accidents. — Special Correspondent