Dehradun, Mar 29 (PTI) Uttarakhand Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat today sanctioned Rs 2.5 lakh from the CM Relief Fund for a girl’s treatment who had sustained head injuries in a road accident, an official statement said. Also Read - 11-Year-Old Delhi Boy Sets Off For Haridwar on His Bicycle After Being Scolded By Mom
The chief minister’s gesture follows a letter from the victim’s mother saying that the family could not meet the medical expenses of their daughter, the statement said. Also Read - 2021 Haridwar Kumbh: In a First, Number of Pilgrims to Be Restricted; Entry Passes to Be Issued
The girl — Gurpreet — received serious head injuries in a road accident while she was returning home after appearing in an examination at Hariom Saraswati College, Dhanori in Haridwar district. Also Read - Haridwar: Lightening Strikes Har Ki Pauri; Triggers Wall Collapse | See Pictures
She was lying unconscious on the road and some unidentified people admitted her to a private nursing home near Rispana in Dehradun.
The condition of the victim is said to be critical.
This is published unedited from the PTI feed.