Rajasthan government will give compensation for the damage caused due to excessive rainfall in many places including Jodhpur in the state, CM Gehlot announced

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In many districts of Rajasthan, rain is causing trouble day by day. In view of this, Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot has taken a big decision. In this regard, CM Gehlot tweeted and informed that in many places including Jodhpur in the state, compensation for the damage caused due to excessive rainfall will be given by the state government. In case of loss of life, the families associated with Chiranjeevi Yojana will be given an assistance amount of Rs 5 lakh per family.

Apart from this, if the provisions of the disaster are implemented, in case of loss of life from the State Disaster Relief Fund, an amount of Rs 4 lakh per person and the injured will also be given assistance as per rules. The survey work of damage to housing and livestock will also start as soon as the rains stop.

Instructions have been given to the district administrative officers to provide all possible and speedy relief to the areas affected by excessive rain in the state. Giving top priority to relief operations, it has been directed to increase disaster management activities more rapidly. 

There is an appeal to the people of the state to exercise caution in this rainy season. Also take full precautions to avoid heavy rain, lightning, and other natural calamities. Also, stay away from water bodies.