Yogi govt. doubles ex-gratia for UP police officials


The Yogi Adityanath-led Uttar Pradesh Government has announced to double the ex-gratia amount for police officials martyred on duty.

Speaking at the Police Commemoration Day Parade in Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath said that Uttar Pradesh Government has decided to double ex-gratia amount from 20 lakh to 40 lakh for Police officials martyred on duty. He also announced that the number of commendable medals, for all the units of Police Department, has been increased from 200 to 950. The Chief Minister also paid tribute to police officials, who lost their lives on duty.