Kulgam encounter: HM Rajnath Singh announces Rs 5 lakh ex-gratia for kin of deceased

Union Minister Rajnath Singh terms the Kulgam incident as "unfortunate" and also announced Rs 5 lakh ex-gratia for kin of deceased. "Compensation of Rs 5 lakh will be given to the kin of those killed in an explosion after encounter in Kulgam on October 21," said Singh. Three terrorists were killed in an encounter with security forces in J-K's Kulgam town.