Ex-gratia disbursed for drivers killed in road accidents

Gangtok, 29 Oct:

The Motor Vehicle Division, Transport Department, today disbursed ex-gratia cheques amounting to Rs 5 lakh each to four persons, who are kin/dependents of commercial taxi drivers who lost their lives in road traffic accidents, a press release from the Motor Vehicle Division informs.

The cheques were presented to them in the presence of Departmental officials, members of various vehicles associations, press and media.

Those who received the cheques are Anita Manger of Chingthang, West Sikkim, SitaKatwal of Lower Tarku, South Sikkim, Pranila Manger of Khaniserbong, West Sikkim and Ran Maya Chettri of SorengDaragaon, West Sikkim.