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Lineman Electrocuted in India

MYSORE, INDIA – An assitant lineman was electrocuted while on duty on Thursday. Prasad, 30, an employee of Chamundeshwari Electricity Supply Company (CESC), was repairing a faulty line at German Press when the tragedy happened around 5 pm.

CESC SE Vairmudi told ToI that Prasad had climbed an electricity pole. But minutes later he screamed and fell down from an altitude of 25 ft, the officer said quoting the employees who were present.

Story via Times of India

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