Jharsuguda: Tension prevailed at Vedanta Ltd, after a death of a 36 years old labourer. The local villagers had blocked the Gate and protested for the proper compensation for the deceased family.
The deceased was identified as Sumanta Badhei (36 years), a resident of Bhurkhamunda, who was working in a Pvt. contract company engaged in maintenance work in Plant -1 of Vedanta Ltd.
As per the report, on Tuesday morning, the deceased worker was having his breakfast when he suddenly collapsed after which he was taken to the VIMSAR Medical College, Burla where he was declared brought dead.
As per the report, the company have agreed to provide a compensation of Rs. 15 lakhs to the deceased family along with 1 lakh for the funeral.