Pathankot attack: Kerala govt announces Rs 50 lakh aid for Lt Col Niranjan’s family

The cabinet also decided to give job for his widow Dr K G Radhika in state service and to bear the educational expenses of their daughter Vismaya.

Written by Shaju Philip | Thiruvananthapuram | Published: January 6, 2016 1:44:25 pm
Pathankot attack, Lt Col E K Niranjan, Financial aid Col Niranjan, Col Niranjan pathankot attack, Pathankot attack victims, Pathankot attack victim kerala Lieutenant Colonel Niranjan’s funeral in Palakkad on Tuesday. PTI

The Kerala Government on Wednesday announced a financial aid of Rs 50 lakh for the family of the Lt Colonel E K Niranjan who was killed in the terrorist attack at the IAF base in Pathankot.

The cabinet also decided to give job for his widow Dr K G Radhika in state service and to bear the educational expenses of their daughter Vismaya.

Niranjan belonged to a Kerala family settled in Bangalore. His mortal remains were laid to rest at the family’s ancestral house in Palakkad district on Tuesday.

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