Non-local labourer dies of electrocution in Budgam
Naveed Ul Haq
Budgam, Sep 23 (KNO): A non-local labourer, working in a plywood factory was electrocuted to death on Wednesday morning at Chadoora area of Central Kashmir’s Budgam district.
According to the news agency—Kashmir News Observer (KNO), the 22-year-old labourer identified as Abubakar Sidiq, son of Sohrab Ali of West Bengal received an electric shock following which he was rushed to Srinagar’s SMHS hospital where doctors declared him brought dead on arrival.
Officials said that the non-local labourer was working in a plywood factory at Sanzipora Chadoora.
A police officer confirmed the incident to KNO and said a case in this regard has been registered and further investigations into the matter has been started—(KNO)