LEPETKATA FACTORY INCIDENT: Senior factory inspector suspended

LEPETKATA FACTORY INCIDENT: Senior manufacturing unit inspector suspended

DIBRUGARH: The Assam Labour Welfare Division on Wednesday suspended senior Inspector of Factories, Dinesh Chandra Roy for negligence in obligation after tea employee Maina Nayak injured herself on the Lepetkata tea manufacturing unit whereas working within the CTC machine.

Within the notification issued by the Principal Secretary, Labour Welfare Division, Authorities of Assam, it was acknowledged that the manufacturing unit inspector had uncared for his obligation of supervision and enforcement of Guidelines below 7(a) 2 (c) and 22(2) of the Factories Act, 1948 within the tea backyard areas below his jurisdiction and it had been reported that his negligence of obligation had result in the incidence of an incident, the place a girl manufacturing unit employee endure main accidents whereas discharging her obligation within the Lepetkata Tea Property within the Dibrugarh district.

On July 19, tea employee Maina Nayak (24), was severely injured whereas working within the Lepetkata tea manufacturing unit in Dibrugarh when her hair acquired caught within the CTC (reduce, tear, curl) machine. The incident had sparked stress among the many staff of the tea manufacturing unit. The tea organizations demanded a probe into the matter and alleged that as a result of negligence on the a part of backyard administration the incident befell.

Maina Nayak is present process therapy at Gauhati Medical Faculty and Hospital (GMCH) and the federal government has determined to shift her to AIIMS if wanted.

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