SRINAGAR: The Assistant Labour Commissioner in Srinagar has directed Khyber Industries Limited to pay compensation exceeding Rs 10 Lakh to the family of a Nepali worker who tragically lost his life in a factory accident.
As per an order, Amar Bahadur, an employee in the Crusher Division of Khyber Industries, sustained injuries while working in August this year and unfortunately succumbed to those injurie.
The order unequivocally establishes that Amar Bahadur Thapa, a Nepali national, lost his life during the course of his employment, making his dependents eligible for compensation.
Consequently, a compensation sum of Rs 10,09,232 has been determined by the court, considering the age of the deceased worker and the relevant factors.
The court has given the Chief Manager of Khyber Industries Private Limited a 15-day deadline to disburse the compensation amount. (KNO