Coimbatore accident: Rs 6 lakh solatium given to bereaved families

Coimbatore: Tamilnadu Local Administration minister S P Velumani today handed over a solatium of Rs 6 lakh each to the families of six people, who were killed after a car mowed them down near a bus-stand here on 1 August.

The minister also handed over a cheque of Rs 50,000 each to three people, who were injured in the incident, from the Chief Minister’s Accident Relief Fund, official sources said.