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MESCOM worker dies of electrocution in Puttur

MESCOM worker dies of electrocution in Puttur

Mangalore Today News Network

Puttur, Mar 02, 2017 : In a tragic incident  a MESCOM worker who climbed an electric pole to restore power supply, died of electrocution in Puttur on March 02, Thursday.


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The deceased has been identified as Shrishaila (28), basically from Bagalkot  was working as a lineman in Puttur MESCOM from past one year.

According to the sources, Shrishaila had gone to Sorake Parantolu in Puttur to attend a complaint.  As he came in conatct with the High tension wire accidentally , he slipped  and fell off  from electric pole, died on the spot.  

Case has been registered .

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Sohaib, Bhatkal Thu, March-2-2017, 11:58
Heart breaking incident . Condolence to the family of the deceased. May the eternal soul rest in peace
Nithin K G, Kasargod Thu, March-2-2017, 10:52
Many MESCOM worker are killed due to such incident recently . Why? The family mayl get compensation but can he brought back to life
Asahalatha Padiyar, mangaluru Thu, March-2-2017, 8:57
Doesn’t the MESCOM provide safety to workers ?
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