A day after the local youth suffered burn injuries after one of the transformer blasted in Trikuta Nagar area the parents of the poor boy have appealed to the Power Minister Dr Nirmal Singh and state Chief Minister Mufti Mohd Sayeed to announce adequate compensation for the family.
Identified as Rakesh Kumar the youth was moving on a scooty when he suffered burn injuries due to blast and spilling of transformer oil on him near Sain food station on busy Trikuta Nagar road.
According to doctors treating him in the GMC hospital the youth has suffered more than 30 burn injuries and is not in a position to start working in the near future.
Since Rakesh was one of the earning members of the family and was looking after his parents his ailing father Som Raj Friday appealed to the state Chief Minister Mufti Mohd Sayeed and Power Minister Dr Nirmal Singh to come to the rescue of the poor family.
Som Raj said, my son met with an accident due to negligence of some other agency and is hospitalised with severe burn injuries. he said we are struggling to meet the medical expenses hence we demand the power minister to announce adequate compensation and also fix responsibility of those chiefly responsible for the accident.