|SOURCE: HINDUSTAN DAINIK|
On the other hand, CM Nitish Kumar, while consoling the bereaved families announced to pay an ex-gratia of Rs 1.50 lakh to the kin of each victim. While Rs 1 lakh will be paid by the state government, Rs 50,000 will be given from the CM Relief Fund.
The CM telephoned Madhubani DM and SP on receipt of information about the accident and asked them to visit the spot. He also asked chief secretary Anup Mukherjee to monitor the relief work.