june 23 , 2021
Delhi government’s awaited Covid death compensation policy, which gives Rs. 50,000 to the kin of those who lost their lives to Covid, has been notified.
Under the policy, Rs 2,500 per month will be given to the family of bread earners who have died. One member of the family will also be considered enrolment as a civil defence volunteer.
Children, below the age of 25, who have lost both parents, will also be eligible for the Rs 2,500 compensation. They will be eligible for the monthly assistance even if only one parent has died of Covid.