Siliguri (WB). An military soldier was electrocuted to demise whereas his four comrades had been injured as they tried to rescue him at New Jalpaiguri railway station in northern West Bengal, a North East Frontier official stated on Thursday. Railway (NFR). The deceased, recognized as Manish Mehta (34), got here into contact with excessive voltage wires when he acquired on a tank automobile which was being transported on a particular navy prepare sure for Rajasthan, NFR CPRO Sabyasachi stated. De. The prepare, coming from a navy camp in Jalpaiguri district, was stopped at the station.
The incident occurred when Mehta was making an attempt to measure the water within the tanker truck, he stated, including that four different individuals standing under tried to avoid wasting him after he was electrocuted and injured within the course of.
They had been admitted to New Jalpaiguri Railway Hospital, the place Mehta died, he stated.
The different four have been transferred to a close-by navy hospital, and two of them are in crucial situation, De added.