Cash award to four men for their heroics at Sharavathi

Cash award to four men for their heroics at Sharavathi

Submitted by Editor on Mon, 2016-02-22 20:17 Bengaluru/Shivamogga: Minister of Power DK Shivakumar has announced a cash award of Rs1 lakh each to four men who rescued stranded people during the fire at the Sharavathi Power Generating Station in Jog, Shivamogga, on Feb 19, said the KPCL in a press release on Monday.The four labourers rewarded for their bravery are Ramu, Shamiulla, Chidambar Jain, and Mukthiyar Ahmed.KPCL clarified that the amount was Rs1 lakh and not Rs25,000 as quoted by some sections of the media.