PM Modi condoles loss of lives due to road accident in Gujarat, announces ex-gratia for victims

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday expressed grief over the loss of lives due to a road accident in Anand district in Gujarat. 

“Saddened by the loss of lives due to a road accident in Anand district in Gujarat. Condolences to those who lost their near and dear ones. An ex-gratia of Rs. 2 lakh each from PMNRF would be provided to the next of kin of those deceased,” PMO tweeted.

Ten people were killed today morning after their car collided with a truck coming from the opposite direction in Gujarat’s Anand district.

The incident happened on a state highway connecting Tarapur in Anand district to Vataman in Ahmedabad district, sources said.