Dhaval Parekh
Dhaval Parekh
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Friday 17 Nov 17 11:15:20 AM
Truck rams into GEB Transformer
Truck rams into GEB Transformer

Navsari: A Dumper truck No. G.J.-21-V-1781, returning to the ground after unloading stone in Deshad village of Gandevi hit live L. T.Line Wires.The truck then rammed into a nearby transformer. No casualty reported in this accident, but the damage of 42 thousand rupees of GEB took place.

A Chikhli Dumper Truck was returning after unloaded ing stone at Dead village of Gandevi taluka situated on Gandevi-Alipore road The overhead part of the truck hit GEB. LT line near the Siddhnath Mahadev temple.Line wires were short-circuited., however, instead of keeping truck aside, it was running and the truck was stuck in a nearby transformer. Due to which, Transformer pillars of the were broken and transformer had fallen on earth. Due to this accident, power supply in few areas of Desad was interrupted... When the incident was reported, Gandevi GEB Officials reached at the site and turned the power supply on. GEB has reported the loss of Rs.42 thousand due to an accident.

According to Engineer Bharatbhai Patel, the matter has been reported to Ganadevi police. However, efforts are being made to recover damages from the truck owner and if the truck owner fails to meet the loss, legal action will be taken against him.