Handwara : A 45 year old power development department lineman was electrocuted to death today in Handwara Outskirts on Saturday.
Reports told Kashmir Despatch that a lineman identified as Bashir Ahmed Khawaja (45) was electroduced to death in Kralgund village of Handwara when he received an electric shock while making repairs at a power line in the area.
Reports said that he was rushed to local hospital where he was declared brought dead.
It is pertinent to mention here that the deceased was from poor family and left behind two minor sons and a daughter.
2015 Kashmir Despatch