Boxanagar: June 13: Boxnagar reported two deaths in the last one month due to the negligence of the power department. Again, due to the negligence of the power corporation, a fresh life had to be lost prematurely.
According to the details of the incident, Jewel Mia (25) of Paschim Para area of Putia gram panchayat under Kalamchaura police station came for work. Four to five people came in a bullock cart in Ashabari village ward no 4. When they came in front of Madhyapara Anganari Center, due to the whims of the power department, only the wire was laid in the ground.
Jewel Mia was trying to remove the cable from the road, when he touched the electric wire he was hanging on the fence. The other workers with him somehow hit him with a bamboo stick and detached his body from him. The locals rushed to the spot and brought Jewel Mia to the Boxnagar Social Health Center. Doctor on duty declared him brought dead.
When the incident was reported to Kalamchaura police station, the police went and started investigation into the incident. However, the people of the area, including the family, are deeply saddened by the tragic death of this young man. However, the people of the area including the family complained that he die prematurely due to the negligence of the power department.
On the other hand, Ashabari chief and locals complained that the cable had been lying in the ground for the last few days. Due to the negligence of Boxnagar Power Department Engineer Suman, a woman from Nayanjala area also died a few days ago.
Jewel survived hi wife and son. Jewel was a daily labour by profession.