Rs 10 lakh compensation for policemen dying on duty

Rs 10 lakh compensation for policemen dying on duty

The compensation granted to kin of police constables, head constables and other police personnel who die while on duty  under a Group Insurance Scheme in Karnataka has been increased to Rs 10 lakh.

Director General and Inspector General of Police Shankar Bidari in a statement today said till now the compensation was Rs three lakh under the scheme.

The government order comes into effect from March 12.