Reported by Malay Ray
Rourkela, Sep 29:
At least four workers sustained critical burn injuries in a mishap this evening at the Rourkela Steel Plant (RSP) in Odisha’s Steel City.
The four contractual workers sustained injuries after being exposed to hot gas while the light up work was being done in Puiverisation Coal Injection Unit in Blast furnace-5 of RSP.
The injured have been shifted to the intensive care unit (ICU) of the Ispat General Hospital (IGH) here.
Condition of the injured workers is stated to be grave.
The labourers have been identified as Sibnath Kachhap, Satyajit Solapur, Sriram Anil and Meghnath Tandia.
They have sustained about 30-40% burn injuries on their bodies, hospital sources said.