New Delhi: 10 people including two children died in a road accident between a private bus and a car near Tirumakudalu-Narasipura in Mysore, Karnataka. President Doupadi Murmu took to Twitter to pay condolences to the deceased. CM Siddarmaiah announced a Rs 2 lakh compensation to the families of the deceased out of the CM Relief Fund.
President Murmu wrote that she was pained to learn about the lives lost in the accident. Paying condolences to the families, she wished for a speedy recovery for the people injured.
Pained to learn about the unfortunate loss of lives including those of children in a road accident in Mysuru. My condolences to the bereaved families. I pray for the speedy recovery of the injured.
— President of India (@rashtrapatibhvn) May 29, 2023
CM Siddarmaiah wrote that he was disturbed to hear about the accident. Announcing the compensation, he wrote that he has directed the officials to ensure proper medical treatment for the injured. PM Modi also announced a compensation of Rs 2 lakh to the families of the deceased and Rs 50,000 to the ones injured in the tragedies in Mysore and Jharkhand’s Dhanbad.
Disturbed by the unfortunate accident near T Narasipura of Mysuru district that killed 10 innocent people.
Rs 2 lakh compensation shall be provided to the families of the deceased from CM relief fund.
I have directed the concerned officials to ensure proper treatment for the…
— CM of Karnataka (@CMofKarnataka) May 29, 2023
“Prime Minister Narendra Modi has announced an ex-gratia of Rs 2 lakh from PMNRF for the next of kin of those who have lost their lives in the tragedies in Mysuru and Dhanbad. The injured would be given Rs. 50,000,” tweets PMO pic.twitter.com/y3qZm1Az9K
— ANI (@ANI) May 29, 2023
The accident took place this evening and Seema Latkar, SP Mysuru, informed that 10 people including two children were dead.
A similar road accident took place in Karnataka’s Koppal district yesterday, where six people died after a car collided with a lorry. CM Siddarmaiah announced Rs 2 lakh compensation to the kin of the victims of the accident.