Port Blair, March 15: The Member of Parliament, Shri. Kuldeep Rai Sharma today demanded compensation for the family member of a minor girl, who lost her life in a tragic road accident on March 13, 2023.

In a letter addressed to the Lt. Governor, the Member of Parliament said that the incident has left the entire community in shock and mourning, and he is deeply saddened by this tragedy.

“As Member of Parliament of Andaman & Nicobar Islands and as an Islander, I feel it is my duty to demand compensation for the family members who have been affected by this terrible incident. They are going through a difficult time and it is our responsibility to provide them with the necessary support and assistance,” the Member of Parliament mentioned in his letter.

He also requested the Lt. Governor to issue directions to the police and revenue department to ensure that such incidents do not repeat in the future.

It is essential to have stricter traffic regulations in place, especially near schools and other high-risk areas, to prevent such accidents from happening, he added.