Odisha Sun Times Bureau
Dhenkanal, Dec 16:
Tension prevails at the Bhushan Steel plant at Kantabania in Odisha’s Dhenkanal district following the death of a contractual worker in an accident inside the plant premises today.
The deceased contractual worker has been identified as Bijay Kumar Behera of Kalei village under Motanga police limits.
Bijay, who was engaged by Paras Placement, a contractor as a worker in the Stores department was hit by a truck inside the plant premises early morning today, sources said.
Bijay was shifted to the district headquarters hospital at Angul in a critical condition where he succumbed to his injuries, sources added.
Tension prevailed as locals and family members demanded compensation for the next of kin of the deceased worker.