Due to the persistent efforts of Delhi Congress president Jai Prakash Agarwal cheques for Rs 2 lakh each were given to the families of those died in the school stampede at Khajuri Khas in North East Delhi on September 10, 2009, at the office of Delhi Education Minister Arvinder Singh Lovely on Tuesday.

The cheques were given to the families of the dead students by Lovely and Agarwal. The families of all the five girl students were present to receive the cheques. On the occasion, area block president Ch Beg Raj and the Seelampur SDM were also present.