Ex-gratia for fatalities to frontline workers

Dimapur, May 21: The Home Department, Relief & Rehabilitation Branch has informed that the provision of payment of ex-gratia amount of Rs 10 lakhs by the State Government to any employee of the Nagaland State Government suffering fatality due to COVID-19 while performing frontline duties is extended to cover drivers, cleaners, sanitary workers, caterers, and all such personnel/workers involved in the management of the quarantine centres in the State, as well as to any other non Government functionary involved in any other activities for combating COVID-19 under the District Task Force. (Page News Service)