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Two Laborers in India Fatally Electrocuted

JAIPUR, INDIA –  Two labourers, working at a stone cutting machine, were today electrocuted when they came in contact with a live electrical wire at Bari, 35 kms from Dholpur district in Rajasthan, police said.

The deceased were identified as Ramawatar and Bhagwandas, they said.

The family members of the deceased and labourers” union held a protest and blocked a road on the Sar-Mathura link demanding compensation of Rs 10 lakh each from the owner of Jagdamba stones, the police said.

The traffic was later cleared as the owner agreed to pay a suitable compensation to the victims” kin, they said.

Story via news.in.msn.com

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