CMD NLCIL with Directors interacts with Families of injured through VC

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By Sarkaritel May 8, 2020 17:32


Shri Rakesh Kumar, CMD, along with Functional Directors, NLCIL, interacting with family members of the injured workmen.

In continuation to the information issued vide Press Note dated 07-05-2020 on the unfortunate accident that had occurred in one of the Boilers of Thermal Power Station-II, NLC India Limited, Neyveli, the following update is being shared:

The two regular workmen and the six workmen of contractors who sustained injuries in the accident are under special care and treatment at Kaveri Hospital, Tiruchirapalli.  A team of doctors and officials from NLCIL are closely coordinating and monitoring their treatment.  The families of the affected workmen are being extended all necessary support by the Company.  Chairman cum Managing Director, NLCIL, Shri Rakesh Kumar, alongwith the functional Directors, Shri R. Vikraman and Shri Shaji John, interacted with the family members of the injured workmen and with the attending Doctors at the Hospital, through video conference from Neyveli.  CMD enquired about the course of treatment and also about the arrangements for the attending family members. He reassured them that the best possible treatment would be extended to the injured workmen and that their families would be fully taken care of.

Further, in order to meet the power requirement at this critical juncture, action is being taken on war footing to ensure that all units, other than the affected Unit VI, are operationalised at the earliest. Unit V will be brought back into service today itself, while Unit IV which was under annual scheduled maintenance will be lighted up today and synchronized within two days. Unit VII is expected to be back in service within a week’s time.  All the safety measures are being ensured before resuming the power generation from these units.

The Management has also sought the services of Shri A.S. Bakshi, Chairman (Retd.), Central Electricity Authority (CEA),to investigate into the incident and give his findings.

Meanwhile, NLCIL has stepped up safety vigil in all its operating Units and other projects.

Sarkaritel
By Sarkaritel May 8, 2020 17:32