New Delhi: Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edappadi Okay Palaniswami on Wednesday introduced an ex-gratia of Rs Three lakhs to every household of those that misplaced their lives in a boiler explosion at Neyveli Lignite Plant earlier at present. The state authorities additionally introduced a reduction of Rs 1 lakh and Rs 50,000 for individuals who have sustained extreme and minor accidents. Also Read – Tamil Nadu Custodial Deaths: NHRC Issues Notice TN DGP, IGP, Thoothukudi Police Over Jayaraj-Fenix Case
At least six individuals died and seventeen others have been severely injured in the course of the huge explosion at NLC India’s thermal plant in Tamil Nadu’s Cuddalore district. This is the second such incident within the span of two months. Also Read – Tamil Nadu Tragedy: 6 Dead, 17 Injured in Explosion at Neyveli Lignite Power Plant Boiler, 2nd Blast in 2 Months
நெய்வேலி அனல் மின்நிலையத்தில் கொதிகலன் வெடித்து ஏற்பட்ட விபத்தில், உயிரிழந்த 6 நபர்களின் குடும்பத்தினருக்கு தலா ரூ.Three லட்சமும், பலத்த காயமடைந்தவர்களுக்கு தலா ரூ.1 லட்சமும், இலேசான காயமடைந்தவர்களுக்கு தலா ரூ.50,000 நிவாரண நிதி வழங்கிட உத்தரவிட்டுள்ளேன். pic.twitter.com/TOyTkx8Aox Also Read – India Begins Unlock 2.0 Today, Number of Coronavirus Cases at 5,66,840; Here’s Where Top 3 States Stand
— Edappadi Okay Palaniswami (@CMOTamilNadu) July 1, 2020
Union Home Minister Amit Shah had additionally expressed his condolences to kins of those that died, and prolonged “all possible help” to the chief minister in tackling the incident.
The mishap occurred on the fifth unit of the thermal energy station-II (210 MW x 7) when employees, aged between 25 and 42 years, have been within the strategy of resuming operations this morning. An identical incident had taken place in May the place 4 individuals have been killed when a boiler within the NLC TPS II exploded.
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