A 16-year-old boy died after a portion of a wall of a cattle shed collapsed due to heavy rain in Chunchunawada village (Bidi) in Belagavi district’s Khanapur Taluk.
The deceased has been identified as Ananthu Pashettu (15).
A compensation of five lakh rupees to the heirs of Anantharaja Dharanendra Pashetty (16) was deposited by online transfer said, DC Nitesh Patil.
According to the rules, the compensation money was transferred to the bank account of the deceased boy’s father, Dharanendra Pashetti, by Khanapur Tahsildar.
The district administration responded very quickly by providing compensation to the heirs of the deceased within hours of receiving the report about the disaster.