BY TC News Desk
Agartala, July 01, 2023: A tragic incident took place in Kumarghat last Wednesday when the ‘Ulto Rath’ was electrocuted. Seven people died in this incident and about 16 to 17 pilgrims were injured. Nine of the injured were referred to GB Hospital on the same day as their condition was critical. Currently they are under treatment at GB Hospital.
Four days after the incident, MLA Sudip Roy Barman and Pradesh Congress President Asish Kumar Saha rushed to GBP Hospital here on Saturday morning. They inquired about the physical condition of the injured and learned about the incident in detail. MLA Roy Barman and Pradesh Congress President Saha also spoke to the doctors later.
Thereafter, while speaking to media persons, Roy Barman expressed his grief and said it was a very tragic incident. He prayed to God for their speedy recovery. Currently, nine people are under treatment at GB Hospital. Some of them are in serious condition. The MLA hoped that they would be able to recover quickly and lead a normal life.