Kin of 2 killed in land­fill col­lapse com­pen­sated

DNA (Delhi) - - DELHI -

East Delhi Mayor Neema Bha­gat on Mon­day handed over cheques of Rs 1 lakh com­pen­sa­tion each to the kin of two per­sons killed in Ghazipur land­fill site col­lapse in Septem­ber. Tara Chand, fa­ther of Raj Ku­mari and Mahipal, fa­ther of Ab­hishek Gau­tam, were given the cheques at EDMC head­quar­ters in Pat­par­ganj, said a se­nior EDMC of­fi­cial. The in­ci­dent had oc­curred on Septem­ber 1. Tonnes of garbage had come crash­ing down the 50-me­tre­high moun­tain of waste af­ter rains sweep­ing peo­ple into a nearby canal.

Ghazipur land­fill

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