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Edappadi hands over ₹1 crore cheque to family of slain SSI

The Chief Minister handed over the cheque to Wilson’s wife, Angel Mary

The Chief Minister handed over the cheque to Wilson’s wife, Angel Mary   | Photo Credit: Special Arrangement

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The special sub inspector was gunned down in Kanyakumari district last week

Chief Minister Edappadi K. Palaniswami on Monday handed over a cheque of ₹1 crore to the family of slain Special Sub Inspector Wilson, who was gunned down by suspected Islamic extremists in Kaliyakavilai, Kanyakumari district last week.

Chief Secretary K. Shanmugam, Director General of Police J.K. Tripathy and Kanyakumari Collector Prashant M. Wadnere were among those present.

Angel Mary, wife of Wilson, later told journalists that the State government was being supportive of them. Wilson is survived by his wife and two daughters.

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