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Engineer held after sewerage deaths in Delhi

IANS  |  New Delhi 

An of company was arrested on charge of negligence a day after five labourers died of while cleaning a sewer in west Delhi, police said on Monday.

"was arrested after police found negligence on his party. He is associated with company," Police Public Relations Officer and ACP said.

The company was contracted to provide services in the residential colony from where the deaths were reported on Sunday.

Sarfaraz, Pankaj, Raja and Umesh were suffocated to death while Vishal succumbed at the later after they went into the sewer at in Moti Nagar area.

The did not provide them before asking them to enter the sewerage, police said.

--IANS

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First Published: Mon, September 10 2018. 23:28 IST
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