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Bahrain aid of Rs. 8.8 lakh to Odisha man for carrying wife's dead body

An Odisha man, Dana Majhi, who was in the news recently, for carrying his wife's dead body on his shoulders for 10 km, received a cheque of Rs. 8.8 lakh from Prime Minister of Bahrain, Khalifa bin Salman Al Khalifa. The Odisha man received the cheque at Bahrain embassy in New Delhi. The prime minister was moved by the sight of Dana Majhi carrying the dead body of his wife, who had died at a district hospital undergoing treatment.