Punjab Chief Minister Bhagwant Singh Mann on Thursday expressed profound grief and sorrow over loss of life of Home Guard Jawan Jaspal Singh who laid down his life in line of obligation and introduced Rs 2 crore as monetary help to his household.
In a condolence message the Chief Minister mentioned that Jaspal Singh had died whereas performing his obligation at Sultanpur Lodhi. He mentioned that out of this Rs 2 crore, Rs 1 crore will probably be given as ex-gratia by the state authorities whereas one other cost of insurance coverage cowl value Rs 1 crore will probably be made by the HDFC financial institution. Bhagwant Singh Mann mentioned that this initiative is in recognition of the immense contribution of this son of soil in direction of sustaining regulation and order within the state.
Meanwhile, the Chief Minister mentioned that monetary help to household of Jaspal Singh is in consonance with the dedication of the state authorities to make sure the effectively being of the troopers (from Armed forces, paramilitary and Police) and their households. Bhagwant Singh Mann hoped that this humble initiative by the state will go a good distance in serving to the aggrieved household on one hand and securing their future on the opposite.