Victim’s family to get compensation

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: The family of Jaison Sebastian, who is presumed dead following the penstock pipe burst at the Panniar hydroelectric project in Idukki district on September 17 last year, will receive a compensation of Rs.5 lakh from the Kerala State Electricity Board (KSEB). The decision to pay compensation to his family was taken by the KSEB on Tuesday.

— Special Correspondent