PM Modi expresses anguish at loss of lives due to landslide in Maharashtra’s Raigad
By Our Correspondent, 23/07/2021, New Delhi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday expressed anguish at the loss of lives due to a landslide in Maharashtra’s Raigad. He expressed his condolences to the bereaved families and wished for speedy recovery of the injured. Mr Modi said the situation in Maharashtra due to heavy rains is being closely monitored and assistance is being provided to the affected.

The Prime Minister has announced an ex-gratia of two lakh rupees each from Prime Minister’s National Relief Fund for the next of kin of those who lost their lives due to the landslide. Fifty thousand rupees would be given to the injured.