Two days after one employee was killed and 6 others sustained burn accidents after coming in contact with a excessive pressure cable whereas putting in streetlights in Sector 24 on Sunday, the Gautam Budh Nagar police on Tuesday arrested supervisor Shahban and contractor Firoz Ansari of the personal firm, Savita Electronics, which employed them.
Nonetheless, the main accused in the case, Sanjay Goyal, continues to be on the run, stated police.
Deputy commissioner of police Harish Chander stated, “Two suspects in the case, a supervisor and a contractor, have been arrested whereas the third and the main accused, Sanjay Goyal, continues to be at giant. Groups have been shaped to nab the absconding suspect.”
Seven contractual staff –Dilkash Raja, Mohammad Adil, Abdul Karim Ansari, Mohammad Afroz, Mohammad Moosa, Ashfaq and Nasir– have been severely injured after an 11,000 volt excessive pressure overhead cable touched the streetlight they have been putting in in a locality beneath Sector 24 police station.
Whereas Dilkash Raja died on the spot, others have been rushed to a close-by hospital by the police.
Station home officer, Sector 24 police station, Amit Kumar stated, “Raja was killed in the incident whereas the different injured individuals got therapy and have now been discharged from the hospital.”
Police have registered a case towards three individuals beneath sections 304 (punishment for culpable murder not amounting to homicide) and 338 (inflicting grievous by act endangering life or private security of others) of the Indian Penal Code.
Later on Monday, Noida authority chief government officer (CEO) Lokesh M ordered the speedy suspension of assistant engineer Vipin Kumar Singh, whereas senior supervisor (circle 2) Ajay Kumar and deputy common supervisor Rajesh Kumar have been issued present trigger discover on the incident.
Lokesh M stated additional authorized motion shall be initiated if the officers in query fail to offer a passable response.