New Delhi, June 30
The Supreme Court on Wednesday ordered the Central Government that the Center should give compensation to the families of those who died of Covid. The court said that the Center should direct the state governments within six weeks to tax the compensation amount. Also directed the Center that the process of getting the death certificate should also be simplified.
While giving an important decision on Wednesday, the Supreme Court ordered that those who died due to corona, the central government should give compensation to their families. However, how much this compensation should be, it will have to be decided by the government itself. While pronouncing the verdict, the Supreme Court also agreed that compensation of Rs 4 lakh each cannot be given to the families of those who died of corona.
The Supreme Court also asked the National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA) to put in place a system that would at least provide compensation to the victims.