A delegation of Trinamool Congress Party (TMC) has reached Mangaluru in Karnataka to meet the family of two people killed in Mangaluru violence. He will give a compensation of five lakh rupees to the family of the victims killed in the violence between police and protesters. Violence erupted in Mangaluru on 19 December in protest against the citizenship law. <! –
The Yeddyurappa government of Karnataka had earlier announced compensation to the families of the two people killed in the Mangaluru violence. However, the Yeddyurappa government later retracted its decision. With which West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee targeted the BJP on Thursday. Mamta said that BJP does not fulfill its promises. He announced that his government would give Rs five lakh as compensation to the families of those killed.
The Karnataka government on Wednesday canceled its announcement, refusing to give compensation to the families of the two people killed in the Mangaluru violence. CM BS Yeddyurappa said that the decision to give an ex-gratia amount of Rs 10 lakh to the kin of two people killed in police firing in Mangaluru has been withdrawn. He told reporters that if the investigation proves the involvement of both the people in the violence on demonstrations on December 19, their families will not be given a single rupee.
CM Yeddyurappa, who visited Mangalore on December 22, held talks with representatives of various religious communities and the families of the victims. During this, he had announced that he would give a compensation of Rs 10 lakh to the families of the deceased. In addition, violence will be investigated. The CM had said that the police were forced to use force on Thursday to stop the growing crowd.