MA Yusuff Ali to give Rs 10 lakh to journalist KM Basheer’s family
Abu Dhabi: Chairman and Managing Director of LuLu Group International M. A. Yusuff Ali has extended a helping hand to the family of Thiruvananthapuram bureau chief of Siraj daily K. M. Basheer, who died in an accident the other day.
M. A. Yusuff Ali informed that he would give Rs 10 lakh to Basheer’s family, his wife and two little children. Yusuff Ali said in a condolence message that Kerala lost a mediaperson who upheld ethical values.
Basheer was killed after the overspeeding car driven by IAS officer Sriram Venkitaraman in a drunken state rammed into his bike at Thiruvananthapuram Museum Junction in the wee hours of Saturday.