10 Bengal Maoists who surrendered get financial packages

The surrender package, said SP Bharati Ghosh, includes Rs 50,000 in cash, fixed deposit certificates of Rs 2 lakh each.

By: Express News Service | Kolkata | Published:October 6, 2016 3:04 am

The West Bengal government gave a financial package to 10 Maoists who had surrendered in West Midnapore last year at a programme in the district on Wednesday.

The surrender package, said SP Bharati Ghosh, includes Rs 50,000 in cash, fixed deposit certificates of Rs 2 lakh each. It is a part of their rehabilitation package. “A monthly allowance of Rs 4,000 will be given to them till they get a job in home guard,” she said.

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