Port Blair, Mar. 3: The Lt Governor has sanctioned one lakh seventy five thousand rupees from LG’s Relief Fund for the treatment of two patients in mainland. One lakh rupees has been sanctioned to Master M. Yogesh, aged 3 years, S/o Shri M. Srinivasan, who is suffering from ‘Cyanotic CHD’ and seventy five thousand rupees to Kumari Nikita Dhali, aged 8 years, D/o  Shri Kangsha Dhali.

Kumari Nikita met with a traffic accident as a result of which she had sustained fracture of shaft of left femur and fracture left neck of Condyle and fracture Rt. body of Mandible. As she required surgical fixation of (L) Fumur and Rt Mandible, she has been referred to mainland for further treatment.

Master M. Yogesh is the resident of Lamba Line, Ranchi Basti, Port Blair and Shri B.P. Ray, Member of Parliament had requested for sanctioning the ex-gratia relief to Master Yogesh. Kumari Nikita Dhali is the resident of Badmashpahar, South Andaman and the Pradhan, Gram Panchayat, Chouldhari had requested for grant of relief to Kumari Nikita Dhali.