Indian Railways Doubles Compensation To Rail Accident Victims
Tuesday, December 27, 2016, 1:00 PM
Ministry of Railways after 19 years, has decided to double compensation, paid to train accident victims from January 1st, 2017. The family of a person deceased in a rail accident, will get compensation of INR 8 lakhs, instead of INR 4 lakhs, paid so far. Persons suffering serious injuries in rail accidents, would get compensation of INR 8 Lakhs, instead of INR 4 Lakhs.