Worker dies in Rourkela Steel Plant

Rourkela: A contract worker was killed when a trolley fell on him following snapping of rope in Rourkela Steel Plant (RSP) here today.

Mantu Nayak (27) was working on the floor near the under-construction blast furnace No 5 when the trolley fell on him causing his death on the spot, RSP sources said. Nayak was a worker of a private contractor engaged by the plant.

The workers were demanding financial compensation to the family of the deceased and employment to one of his family members in RSP.