Ludhiana: A blast in a gas-welding tank in a factory at Giaspura area on Saturday evening leaves one person dead and around five injured. The injured were rushed to ESIC hospital where there condition is stated to be critical.
The incident took place at Upper India Steel plant at Giaspura when the laborers were welding an aluminum tank inside the factory. The deceased has been identified as Bhagwaan Singh (44) a resident of Bihar. He was living in Ludhiana from last eight years.
On being informed the Focal Point has reached the spot and initiated investigation in the case. SHO at Police station Focal Point Harjinder Singh said that they have initiated investigation in the case and action would be taken after the investigation.
Meanwhile the labor unions said that in the absence of labor laws the workers have to suffer and sometimes lost their lives.
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