Two killed in separate mishaps



Chandrapur: Two workers were killed in separate mishaps here, police said Monday.

Both the incidents took place yesterday.

A worker of Wardha Power Company located near Warora in the district was killed on the spot when he fell down from a height of around 50 metres.

The deceased identified as Ishwar Sadashiv Nannaware (42), was carrying out some welding work on the boiler when the mishap occurred after he lost his balance. He was moved to the sub-district hospital where he was declared brought dead.

In another incident, a worker with Gopani Iron and Power Limited company, located at Tadali Growth Centre of MIDC here, was electrocuted when he was working on a electric panel without safety measures.

The deceased was identified as Atul Wankhede (29), who succumbed at the Civil Hospital after severe burn injuries, police said adding further investigations are on.

PTI