Man dies after being electrocuted at controversial new nuclear plant

Published: March 9th, 2013 at 3:30 pm ET
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NDTV: A man working at the Kudankulam Nuclear Power plant today died after he was electrocuted. [...] “An investigation on this accident will soon begin; none would be spared, all parties including the main contractor, sub-contractor and many others would be questioned,” Anbumani, the Public Relations Officer of the plant, told NDTV. [...]

IANS: A man was electrocuted on Saturday at the Kudankulam Nuclear Power Project (KNPP) in Tirunelveli district in Tamil Nadu, police said. [...] He was found unconscious and was rushed to hospital, where he was declared brought dead. The People’s Movement Against Nuclear Energy (PMANE) spearheading the opposition to the two atomic power plants said deaths continue at the project site. According to PMANE, a man died last December because of electric leak. Another death was reported in January. [...]

Daily Bhaskar: A worker was died in Kudakulam Nuclear Power Plant on Saturday after electrocuted. [...] An investigation will be conducted soon in this case said the Public Relations Officer of Nuclear Power Plant. According to the authorities, the incident occurred in an underground tunnel in the plant during cabling work. [...]

From February: Another U.S. nuclear worker found dead -- Third death at nuke plant this month

From last week: Reports: Two dead, one wounded at nuclear plant in France

Published: March 9th, 2013 at 3:30 pm ET
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