Kejriwal announces Rupees 1cr to ex-soldier’s family

Bhiwani (Haryana): Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal today declared Rs 1 crore to the family of a retired soldier who killed himself demanding the OROP’s implementation.

Kejriwal stated: “We are giving Rs 1 crore to the family of Ram Kishan (Grewal) whom we consider a martyr.”

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The Aam Aadmi Party leader said Grewal’s last words to his family on Tuesday “proved he was a brave soldier. He lived for the country and died for the country too. “The whole nation will now continue to fight for the implementation of OROP and we will force the government to implement it for our soldiers,” he added.

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