Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal (Photo Credit: Twitter: ANI)
Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Friday announced an immediate relief Rs 25,000 for the Northeast region violence victims. Kejriwal, during the press briefing, said that the government has set up 9 shelters for people dislocated due to violence. "We've made arrangements for accommodation at our 9 Rain Baseras, and local community centers for people whose houses are completely burnt down or those who can't go back to their home. If needed, we'll also arrange temporary tents for people," Arvind Kejriwal said.
"People whose houses are completely burnt down or substantially burnt down will be given on spot ex-gratia of Rs 25,000 cash each from tomorrow afternoon. Balance amount will be assessed within 2-3 days by PWD department and we'll make an effort to get them their balance cheque," he added.