2 PDD employees injured in short circuit

Excelsior Correspondent

KATHUA, Dec 7: Two employees of PDD were seriously injured in a short circuit when they were working at Marheen Sub Station in Hiranagar area of Kathua district this evening.
As per reports, two employees of PDD Sub Station Marheen namely Som Nath, 50, son of Kalu Ram of Chakra Hiranagar and Ganga Ram, 44, son of Omkar Nath of village Chack Nathal Hiranagar received grievous injuries in a short circuit when they were working in the Sub Station this evening.
The duo was immediately shifted to Sub District Hospital, Hiranagar where the condition of Somnath deteriorated as he had received maximum burn injuries and he was shifted to GMC Jammu for treatment while Ganga Ram is undergoing treatment in SDH Hiranagar.
Soon after the accident the power employees including AEE from Dayala Chak rushed to the spot to arrange for the immediate treatment of the employees.  Both are working as SBL in the Department.