Kharagpur Railway Station Tragic Incident Due To The Sudden Breakdown Of An Electric Wire

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Kharagpur Railway Station Tragic Incident Due To The Sudden Breakdown Of An Electric Wire

Kharagpur Railway Station Tragic Incident due to the sudden breakdown of an electric wire at Kharagpur station, TT fell from the platform onto the line. 

During the busy time of the day, an electric wire fell straight on the platform (Kharagpur Station Accident). It is known, at that time two TTs were talking while standing on the platform.

A fatal incident happened when one of them was touched by the wire on his body. Suspecting electricity, that TT fell straight on the railway line. He is undergoing treatment at the hospital in critical condition.

The incident took place on Wednesday afternoon in front of the foot overbridge of platforms number two and four. A working TT got seriously injured due to electrocution. The name of the injured Sujan Singh Sardar.

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At present, he is undergoing treatment at Kharagpur Railway Hospital in critical condition. According to Kharagpur Railway Station sources, the accident took place in front of the foot overbridge of platforms number two and four. It is seen in the CCTV camera footage, that TT is standing and talking with another TT.

In the middle of a conversation between the two, suddenly an electric wire fell on his body. When the other tit standing on the opposite side moved away, a flash of electricity could be seen on the swollen body.

Sujan Singh Sardar fell to the ground after coming in contact with an electric Wire. Other railway workers came running in a hurry and took Sujan to the railway hospital.

Senior DCM Kharagpur Rajesh Kumar said a probe has been initiated to find the reason behind the incident and said, “A TT got injured while on duty. Due to the contact of something else between the two wires, the electric wire got cut off and that TT got injured.

The investigation has started as to how the incident took place. That TT is currently out of danger.

Daily commuters are horrified when such an incident happens at a junction station like the well-established and populous Kharagpur.

Everyone was horrified thinking that the incident could bring great danger at any moment.

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