Youth electrocuted to death in south Kashmir’s Kokernag

A 33-year-old man was electrocuted to death while repairing a wire at his home in Nowbugh Larnoo area of Kokernag in south Kashmir’s Anantnag district on Tuesday morning.

An official reported that Subzar Ahmad Wani, son of Mohammad Shabaan Wani of Nowbugh Larnoo, died on the spot after coming in contact with the live wire.

The locals took him to the hospital where doctors declared him brought dead on arrival, the official said.