Nagarkurnool: All home guards in Nagarkurnool district donated their one-day salary to help the family of Krishnaiah, also a home guard, who got electrocuted while working in Timmajipet police station on March 18.
Some Rs 1,18,800 was contributed by them so that the bereaved family could get some immediate relief. Lakshmamma, the single mother of two daughters, received the cheque from District SP Sunpreet Singh at his office on Tuesday.
SP Sunpreet Singh also assured the family that one member of the family would be appointed home guard. As the elder daughter is about to get married, the younger one would be considered for the job once she turns eighteen this year, said a source in the department.