Chennai, Apr 27 UNI | 3 months ago

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J Jayalalithaa today announced a solatium of Rs 10 lakh to the family of Major Mukund Varadarajan, who was killed in a gun battle with terrorists at Shopian in Jammu and Kashmir, yesterday.

In a statement here, the Chief Minister said she was extremely saddened to hear about the death of the major, who was a native of Tamabaram in the city.

She also expressed her heartfelt condolences to the bereaved family and announced Rs 10 lakh solatium.

(Posted on 27-04-2014)