Woman killed, husband and child critical in TV blast in Sundergarh
Sundergarh: In a shocking incident a woman was killed and her husband and a minor daughter sustained critical burn injuries in a Television set blast at her house in Lahandabuda village under Dharuadihi police limits in Sundergarh district last night.
The deceased has been identified as Bobby Naik. The injured are, Dileswar Naik and her six and a half-year-old daughter.
The mishap took place last night while the victim family was busy watching a serial on TV and an electric short circuit took place. As the TV set went off due to the short circuit, the trio sustained critical burn injuries on the spot.
Neighbours of the family rushed to the spot hearing the loud noise of the TV explosion and rescued the family after disconnecting power supply to their house. Later, the trio was rushed to Sundergarh DHH in a 108 ambulance with the help of local police and fire services personnel.
After Boddy died under treatment at the DHH, her husband and child were shifted to Rourkela IGH for better treatment.