Lineman dies of electrocution

Excelsior Correspondent
DODA, Feb 13: A lineman of Power Development Department (PDD) died today after being electrocuted while repairing a transformer.
According to a police official, the lineman identified as Mohd Iqbal son of Din Mohd, resident of Kencha Kahara, received a severe electric shock while repairing a transformer at village Kencha.
“In unconscious condition, he was rushed to Sub District Hospital, Thathri, where he was declared as brought dead by the doctors”, he said, adding, Gandoh police had registered a case in this connection and started investigations.