4 people died in Kodarma Thermal Power

Kodarma, 27/8:At the Kodarma Thermal Power Plant in Jharkhand, 4 people died after a lift wire broke, while 20 people got trapped above an under-construction chimney. Later all of them were rescued and brought down safely. According to the information, 4 people including Project Head, 2 Engineers of a company named Srivijaya lost their lives in this accident. During the construction of the chimney, the wire of the temporary lift broke, 4 people died in it.

The deceased were identified as Krishna Prasad Kodali, 42, a resident of Andhra Pradesh, project head of Srivijaya Company, Vinod Choudhary, 50, a project officer from Nagpur, an engineer Karthik Sagar, 30, a resident of Andhra Pradesh, and Naveen Kumar, a 30-year-old safety officer, a resident of Gaya, Bihar.

According to the information, project head Krishna Prasad along with his colleagues was inspecting the work in the flue gas desulfurization area in the under-construction chimney at a height of about 120 feet. During this, all the four people fell down and were seriously injured due to the breaking of the lift wire. Two of these people died on the spot after a while, while two people died on reaching Koderma Sadar Hospital.

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