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Train crash families accept compensation

07-31-2011 15:21 BJT

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Fifteen families of the victims of the Zhejiang train crash have agreed to accept government compensation.

The beneficiary for each victim will receive about 915,000 yuan, that's about 143-thousand US dollars. The payment is almost double the original offer of 500-thousand yuan.

Meanwhile, the Shanghai Railway Bureau is helping passengers retrieve their luggage at South Wenzhou railway station.

Passengers who come to get their luggage should first fill in a form with their details. The main information needed is a telephone number and a description of their luggage.

Staff at the station will then try and match it with the items they have recovered from the accident scene.




Editor:Liu Fang |Source: CNTV.CN

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