GK IMPACT: Injuries to PDD employee: SHRC seeks report

GK IMPACT: Injuries to PDD employee: SHRC seeks report

Taking cognizance of news report published in Greater Kashmir on April 27 regarding injuries to PDD employee Tahir Ahmad Malik (45) of Khali Payeen, Baramulla, the State Human Rights Commission (SHRC) has sought a detailed report from PDD in the matter.

According to a statement issued by the Secretary SHRC, taking suo-moto cognizance of the news report, SHRC chairperson Justice (retd) Bilal Nazki has sought a detailed report, within one week, from the Chief Engineer PDD Kashmir and Superintending Engineer, PDD Circle Baramulla regarding the incident.

Working as a Lineman in PDD, Malik was severely injured by electric shock while repairing a transformer at Khali Payeen on 5 April 2017 and he is presently undergoing medical treatment at SKIMS Soura where his two hands have been amputated. GKNN