CM describes Simhastha incident as highly painful

Immediate relief of Rs. 5 lakh to kin of deceased

Maximum arrangements for treatment of injured

Bhopal, May 6, 2016 (Muslim Saleem):  Chief Minister Mr. Shivraj Singh Chouhan has described as highly painful the incident following sudden rains and gale during Simhastha at Ujjain today. He said that deaths of devotees in this incident are very tragic. He has prayed to the Almighty to grant peace to the departed souls. Mr. Chouhan announced interim relief of Rs. 5 lakh each to next of kin of the deceased. Seriously injured will be given Rs. 50 thousand each and other injured Rs. 25 thousand each. The state government will bear full expenses on treatment of the injured.  Mr. Chouhan has urged devotees not to worry. Situation is returning to normal. Trained disaster management team, public representatives, officers and employees have rushed to the spot. All arrangements are being improved.