Ficci to give Rs.10 mn to Mumbai heroes

November 29th, 2008 - 9:06 pm ICT by IANS  

New Delhi, Nov 29 (IANS) The Federation of Indian Chamber of Commerce and Industry (Ficci) said Saturday it will give Rs.10 million to the families of the security personnel who died fighting terrorists in Mumbai.“The true heroes of the war against the terror attacks in Mumbai - Major Sandeep Unnikrishnan, Havildar Chander of the NSG (National Security Guard) Hemant Karkare, Ashok Kamte, Vijay Salaskar along with 13 other of the Maharashtra Police - deserve our heartfelt reverence, gratitude and admiration,” Ficci president Rajeev Chandrasekhar said in a statement.

“All of India will never forget these martyrs and their selfless sacrifice for our country. We pledge to unitedly fight against terror and do our humble bit,” Chandrasekhar added.

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