Jagan alleged that, Earlier Naidu had announced compensation of 5 lakhs in some incidents which gave publicity to him and gave 10 lakhs compensation in the incident (Godavari Pushkaralu) where Naidu came with a makeup . But the AP government had announced just 2 lakhs compensation to the victim families, who are basically poor people and labourers , travelling from one to another city without any proper employment, that too in a TRANCO vehicle. He said government has failed to show employment and other alternative means for their survival. He demanded 10 Lakhs ex gratia for the victim families .
Meanwhile Finance Minister Y. Ramakrishnudu visited the accident site. He announced compensation of 2 lakh each to the families of the decease.