Bokaro: An employee of the CCL was killed in a freak accident which took place at the company’s Dhori project located under Chandrapura Police Station area of this district. The deceased has been identified as Hemlal Kumar (45). Post the incident the family members and the co-workers created an uproar after which the local management handed over a letter of appointment to the widow of the deceased and gave a cheque of Rs 7.65 lakh as part of accident life cover scheme fund. Locals said that Hemlal had gone for night shift inside the mine around 2.30 am Hemlal along with three others was pushing a coal-laden trolley when suddenly he slipped and came under the trolley.
He was rushed to the central hospital where he was declared dead by the doctors. Upon receiving information apart from the local management, MLA Jaggarnath Mahto also reached on the spot and held a dialogue with the workers
union leaders after the kin were given appointment letter and the money.