Jagan orders immediate payment of compensation
Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy has ordered the officials to immediately pay the exgratia to the kin of the deceased.
During a review meeting on the Vizag gas leak incident, he instructed the officials to immediately pay the exgratia to the family members of those deceased.
The compensation to those hospitalized should be paid by Monday, he told the officials during the meeting, held here on Sunday.
The Chief Minister sought details from on the treatment of hospitalized and the steps being taken to plug and neutralise the gas levels and making it safe for the surrounding areas.
The officials told the Chief Minister that the styrene content has reached to safe levels in the atmosphere and works are being monitored by experts.
The Chief Ministers has ordered the officials to ensure that the villagers should be allowed only after taking proper sanitation and safety measures. He also ordered to compensate others who were affected.