Madurai

Kin of deceased SSI get ₹30 lakh under insurance scheme

A compensation of ₹30 lakh of Accident Insurance Scheme under Police Salary Package of State Bank of India was on Wednesday handed over to the family members of a Special Sub-Inspector of Police, Karuppaiah, who was killed in an accident.

Karuppaiah, attached to Rameswaram Traffic Police, was hit by an ambulance in October 2020 and succumbed to injuries in the next month. He had joined the insurance scheme under the Police Salary Package of SBI.

SBI Deputy General Manager G. Ramakrishnan and Manager Saravanakumar handed over the cheque for ₹30 lakh to Karuppaiah’s wife Shanmugavalli and son Balamurugan, in the presence of Ramanathapuram Superintendent of Police E. Karthik and Additional Superintendent of Police Loyola Ignatius.

The police personnel have been asked to join the Accident Insurance Scheme under Police Salary Package with SBI, Axis Bank or HDFC Bank.


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