scorecardresearch
Dead Body of NEEPCO Employee Recovered at Umrangso Blast Site

Dead Body of NEEPCO Employee Recovered at Umrangso Blast Site

advertisement
dead body dead body

Haflong, October 23, 2019:

A fourth dead body has been recovered at the NEEPCO blast site after a pipeline carrying water to Kopili hydro-power pipe burst in Dima Hasao district of Assam.

Also Read: Bangladeshi Actress Apu Biswas Says People of Assam’s Barpeta from Bangladesh

After eighteen days of the Umrangso tragedy, a latest dead body of missing NEEPCO employee was recovered by a rescue team comprising of NDRF, SDRF and Fire services on Wednesday afternoon. The dead body was identified to be of Raju Reddy.

Also Read: 30,000 New Cancer Cases Reported Every Year in Assam: Himanta Biswa Sarma

Robert Ngamlai, Prem Pal Balmiki, Joy Sing Tisso, Raju Reddy were the four employees who went missing after a blast in a water tunnel near Umrangso early in morning of October 7. The body of Prem Pal Balmiki is yet to be found.

Support Inside Northeast (InsideNE), an independent media platform that focuses on Citizen-centric stories from Northeast India that are surprising, inspiring, cinematic and emotionally relevant.

Readers like you make Inside Northeast’s work possible.

To support our brand of fearless and investigative journalism, support us HERE.

Download:

The Inside Northeast app HERE for News, Views, and Reviews from Northeast India.

Do keep following us for news on-the-go. We deliver the Northeast