Nagaland | Home dept enhances ex-gratia payment for kin of AR, CAPF, police personnel

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Nagaland | Home dept enhances ex-gratia payment for kin of AR, CAPF, police personnel

KOHIMA, July 30, 2018: The Nagaland home department has decided to enhance the ex-gratia payment to the personnel or the next of kin of Assam Rifles, Central Armed Police Forces, Indian armed forces and soldiers belonging to Nagaland who suffer fatal and non-fatal casualties during counter-insurgency operations within and outside the state.

The department prescribed the rates in a notification stating that the soldiers from outside the state and belonging to Nagaland suffering casualties within the state will be given Rs 6 lakh for fatal injuries, Rs 4 lakh for non-fatal casualty causing permanent disability and Rs 1 lakh for non-fatal casualty causing grievous injury.

The soldiers belonging to Nagaland who suffer casualties outside the state will be given Rs 6 lakh for fatal casualty, Rs 4 lakh non-fatal casualty causing permanent disability and Rs 1 lakh for non-fatal casualty causing grievous injury.

TNT News with The Telegraph inputs

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