‘Kin of dead L&T welder given Rs 8.39L’

Chief secretary Dharmendra Sharma has informed the Goa State Human Rights Commission (GSHRC) that compensation of Rs 8,39,680 has been paid to the dependents of Sahrul Sheikh, a 29-year-old welder who was reportedly burnt to death at the construction site of the third Mandovi bridge in December last year.