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3 PDD employees electrocuted in Rawalpora, hospitalized


Trio suffered 18-20 per cent burn injuries in hands, feet: MS SMHS

SRINAGAR: At least three employees of the Power Development Department (PDD) were on Friday injured after they received an electric shock in the Rawalpora area of Srinagar.

Official sources said that three PDD employees electrocuted while repairing service lines in the Rawalpora area.

The trio identified as Nazir Ahmad, Tariq Ahmad and Ghulam Muhammad was immediately rushed to SMHS hospital for treatment.

Medical Superintendent of SMHS, Dr. Kanwaljeet Singh told all three persons have received burn injuries in hands and feet. “The trio has received 18-20 per cent burn injuries. Their condition is stable and are undergoing treatment,” he said—(KNO)


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