PIL in Delhi HC against AAP govt proposal to give Rs 1 crore to Grewal’s family

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A PIL was moved in Delhi High Court challenging Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal's decision to award Rs one crore compensation and a job to the family of ex-armyman Ram Kishan Grewal who committed suicide three days ago in the national capital.

The plea, which is likely to come up for hearing on November 7, has been filed by adovcate Avadh Kaushik who has on two earlier occasions challenged Delhi government's similar decisions granting compensation and government job to kin of individuals who had committed suicide.

One matter related to Delhi government's April 28, 2015 decision to accord "martyr" status to Rajasthan farmer Gajendra Singh Kalyanwat who had allegedly hung himself at an AAP rally at Jantar Mantar here on April 22, 2015.

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