Govt job for Basheer’s wife, family to get financial aid of Rs six lakh


THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: The cabinet that convened here decided to give a job to the widow of K M Basheer, a journo who was fatally knocked down by Sreeram Venkitaraman, a young IAS officer under the influence of alcohol. She will be appointed in a suitable post at the state-run Thuchath Ezhuthachan Malayalam University in Tirur in accordance with her qualification. Apart from that, a financial aid of Rs 6 lakh would also be given to his family-two lakh each to his mother and two children, he added.