AP government announces Rs 50 lakh ex-gratia for Lance Naik Sai Teja's family
Chittoor: The Andhra Pradesh government on Saturday announced Rs 50 lakh financial assistance to the family of Lance Naik Sai Teja, who was killed in the helicopter crash in Tamil Nadu. The state Panchayati Raj and Rural Development Minister Peddi Reddy Ramachandra Reddy handed over the Rs 50 lakh cheque to Sai Teja's family.
Sai Teja was killed along with CDS chief General Bipin Rawat in a helicopter crash at Coonoor on December 8. Earlier, TDP chief Chandrababu Naidu requested AP CS Sameer Sharma to provide Rs 1 crore financial assistance and one job to a person in Sai Teja's family.