Electrocution

Father, son electrocuted after coming into contact with an electric fence in TN's Arakkonam

Residents of Ramalingapuram in Tiruvallur district, 37-year old Backiyaraj went fishing with his teenage son Arunkumar in a water body when the incident took place.

published on : 25th February 2021

Rs 3 lakh aid for electrocution victims’ kin in Tamil Nadu

Chief Minister Edappadi K Palaniswami on Saturday announced Rs 3 lakh compensation to the kin of 12 persons who were electrocuted in various parts of the State recently.

published on : 7th February 2021

Villupuram youth gets a new life thanks to KMCH doctors

Doctors at the Government Kilpauk Medical Hospital provided a new life to a 19-year-old boy from Villupuram who lost both lower limbs after electrocution.

published on : 18th December 2020

13-year-old electrocuted in Odisha while taking selfie atop train

Meanwhile, Divisional Railway Manager of Waltair, Chetan Srivastava has constituted a committee to probe into the incident.

published on : 17th December 2020

Tusker dies of electrocution as power cut plea falls on deaf ears

DFO Praksh Chand Gogineni and his ground staff had informed electricity officials on Monday to snap power supply to the area after tracking the elephant’s movement. 

published on : 2nd December 2020

Worker electrocuted while erecting political party flag poles in Chennai’s ECR 

It is learnt that the cadres had sought to erect poles with the party flag to greet the Tamil Nadu Chief Minister during his visit to flood-affected areas in Chennai’s suburbs. 

published on : 30th November 2020

Three brothers die of electrocution in farm well in Maharashtra

The official said one of the brothers possibly went to start the water pump at the well and received an electric shock.

published on : 19th November 2020

Court renders justice to dad of electrocuted boy

Judge directs TANGEDCO to pay Rs 13.86 lakh compensation

published on : 4th November 2020

Chennai teen electrocuted while removing phone charger

A 17-year-old boy was electrocuted on Monday when he tried to remove the phone charger from a junction box in Kodungaiyur.

published on : 28th October 2020

Hyderabad rains: Three die in separate incidents of wall collapse, electrocution amid downpour

A six-year-old was sleeping at her home in Mangalhat when one of the walls of her house collapsed and she died after getting caught in the debris.

published on : 18th October 2020

Another elephant electrocuted in Chhattisgarh; third death in 6 days

In the last four months, 11 elephants have died in separate districts of the state due to various causes, including electrocution.

published on : 28th September 2020

Two Chennai corporation engineers suspended after woman electrocuted by exposed live wire

According to a statement by the civic body on Tuesday, officials concerned have been asked to submit a report after investigating the incident immediately

published on : 15th September 2020

Woman en route to work electrocuted after stepping on cable hidden by puddle on Chennai street

Passersby called an ambulance and informed the Pulianthope police. She was rushed to the Kilpauk Medical College and Hospital where doctors declared her dead on arrival.

published on : 14th September 2020

Youth electrocuted to death, 12 others hurt in Odisha

Irked over the incident, the villagers staged a road blockade and demanded compensation of Rs 25 lakh for the Subala’s kin.

published on : 14th August 2020

Couple among three electrocuted in Rajasthan's Jaisalmer

The incident occurred at Veeramdevra village in Pokaran area of the district on Wednesday morning when the trio was working near a tube well.

published on : 2nd July 2020
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