GOA NOTIFIES COMPENSATION SCHEME FOR LYNCH MOB FATALITY

The Goa government on Thursday notified amendments to the Goa Victim Compensation scheme to make provisions for compensation to be paid for victims of lynch mobs.

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According to the amendments which were notified on Thursday, in case a person dies due to lynching or mob violence, his family would be paid Rs 2 lakh as compensation, if the deceased is the sole earning member of the family. If the deceased is not the sole earning member, the family would get Rs 1 lakh.

 

In case of disability of over 80 per cent, Rs 1 lakh would be paid as compensation and for disability in the range of 40 to 80 per cent, the compensation has been finalised by the state government at Rs 50,000.

 

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