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Ganesh Chariot Comes In Contact With Live Wire In Tamil Nadu’s Virudhunagar; 2 Dead, 3 Injured

In Tamil Nadu’s Virudhunagar, two people passed away by way of electrocution, and three others have been injured, on September 1. The incident occurred in the Sokkanathur Puttur area near Rajapalayam, when a Ganesh chariot came in contact with a live wire. The incident brought the festival celebrities to a stop. Further details on the matter are awaited.

Thu, 01 Sep 2022 - 11:30 AM / by Shibu Immanuel S

Tags: Tamil Nadu, Virudhunagar, Sokkanathur, Electrocution, Rajapalayam

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MK Stalin

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Three People Died Of Electrocution In Tamil Nadu, CM Announces Ex-Gratia

In Tamil Nadu's Villupuram district, three men aged between 40 to 45 years old, died of electrocution, on July 20. The victims came into contact with a electric fence in a farm and died. The TN CM MK Stalin announced a solatium of Rs 2 lakh each to the families of the three deceased persons, from the CM Relief Fund.  The victims belonged to Vanniper village in the same district.

Wed, 20 Jul 2022 - 08:41 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Electric Fence, Electrocution, Tamil Nadu CM, Ex gratia, Three Died


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7-Year-Old, 2 Others Electrocuted In Amiliyapal Village In Uttar Pradesh

In Uttar Pradesh's Amiliyapal village, a seven-year-old boy and two men were electrocuted, confirmed the area police, on July 1. "Dipanshu, 7, accidentally touched an electric pole on Friday morning while playing. Two other people standing nearby tried to pull Dipanshu in order to save him but were electrocuted," said Amit Singh, the Area Circle Officer. Besides Dipanshu, Chintamani (35) and Ashok Kumar (27) were electrocuted, and… read-more

Fri, 01 Jul 2022 - 03:54 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Uttar Pradesh Village, Electrocution, Minor Boy, Police, investigation

MK Stalin meeting the family of the deceased

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11 Dead & 15 Injured In Thanjavur Electrocution Incident; CM Stalin Announces Ex Gratia

In a tragic incident, 11 people lost their lives and 15 others were injured in the Thanjavur electrocution incident. Reportedly, a high tension wire came in contact with a car, which caused a fire. The injured have been admitted to Thanjavur Government Medical College and Hospital. Tamil Nadu CM MK Stalin visited the injured and assured Rs 1 lakh ex gratia to the severely injured and Rs 50,000 to others.

Wed, 27 Apr 2022 - 07:35 PM / by Shibu Immanuel S

Tags: Electrocution, Tamil Nadu, Thanjavur, MK Stalin, Ex gratia

Courtesy: ANI

Thanjavur temple

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Thanjavur Temple: 11 Dead Due To Electrocution, Probe On

A probe is underway after eleven people died due to electrocution at the Appar Swami temple in Thanjavur, Tamil Nadu, during a procession. Commenting on the tragic incident, the Inspector General of Police (Tiruchi Range), V Balakrishnan, noted that an investigation has already been initiated, following the registration of an FIR. Besides, Chief Minister MK Stalin has announced ex-gratia of Rs 5 lakhs, for the victims' families.

Wed, 27 Apr 2022 - 11:47 AM / by Varun Das

Tags: accident, Electrocution, Tamil Nadu, incident, Probe

Courtesy: ANI

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2 Brothers Electrocuted While Irrigating Fields: UP

In UP's Pilibhit, two brother were electrocuted while irrigating their fields, on April 24. The deceased have been identified as Rajendra Prasad (54) and Rameshwar Dayal (46), both residents of Lalaur Gujranpur village. Ranjendra while cleaning the water drain with an iron bar, accidentally touched the wire of tubewell, which resulted in his electrocution. Rameshwar who tried to rescue his brother, got electrocuted too, and the duo died on… read-more

Mon, 25 Apr 2022 - 10:30 AM / by Shibu Immanuel S

Tags: Electrocution, Agriculture, Farmers, UP, Pilibhit


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2 Band Members Electrocuted During Marriage Event: Haryana

During a marriage event in Haryana's Junhera village, two band members died of electrocution, on February 20. Akbar (25) and Atru (45) were reportedly holding umbrella lights during the ceremony, when they came in contact with a live wire, which electrocuted then instantly. Reportedly, Akbar is survived by his wife and five children. Whereas, Atru is survived by his wife and nine children. 

Mon, 21 Feb 2022 - 09:00 PM / by Shibu Immanuel S

Tags: Haryana, Sohna Town, Junhera Village, Electrocution, band

Peacock and police personnel

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Delhi Police Personnel Saves Injured Peacock In Burari Area

In north Delhi's Burari, Delhi Police personnel managed to save the life of a peacock who became unconscious due to electrocution, said the police on January 5. Reportedly, the police personnel of the Burari police was informed by locals about the injured peacock on January 3. ''The national bird was immediately taken to the hospital...It was saved by strenuous and prompt efforts,'' said Rajendra Prasad, SHO of Burari

Thu, 06 Jan 2022 - 09:23 AM / by Brijesh Goswami

Tags: Peacock, Burari, Delhi Police, Electrocution, Injured Peacock

Tiger at gunpoint target.

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Poachers Kill Radio-Collared Tigress By Electrocution In MP

In Madhya Pradesh's Singrauli district, an adult tigress from the Sanjay Tiger Reserve was allegedly killed by poachers through electrocution, said an official on November 21. Forest officials also found the burnt skin, hairs, and collar ID of the cat, identified as T-30, near Banjari village. "A search is on with the help of police to trace and nab poachers involved in the incident,'' said YP Singh, the Reserve Director.  

Sun, 21 Nov 2021 - 02:30 PM / by SAM RAHUL RAJASHEKHAR

Tags: tigress, mp forest, Sanjay Tiger Reserve, Singrauli, Electrocution

Dead Elephant in West Bengal.

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Electrocution Takes Adult Elephant's Life In West Bengal's Jalpaiguri

In a tragic incident, forest officials of West Bengal's Jalpaiguri district found an adult elephant dead on the morning of November 17. The cause of the unfortunate death is reported to be electrocution. The body of the elephant was found in a paddy field in Jalpaiguri's Mogolkota Rava Bustee. Forest officials said that they have initiated the post-mortem process to find the exact cause of death. 

Wed, 17 Nov 2021 - 01:58 PM / by Brijesh Goswami

Tags: Elephant, West Bengal, Jalpaiguri, Electrocution, Banarhat