PDD employee injured due to electrocution in Budgam

Srinagar, Aug 16: A lineman of Power Development Department (PDD) was injured due to electrocution in Waterhal area of Budgam district in Central Kashmir on Wednesday evening.
An official said that the PDD lineman identified as Mushtaq Baba, son of Rahman Baba of Waterhail Muqaam received an electric shock when he came in contact with a live wire in Parthan locality while repairing a filtration plant on Wednesday evening resulting into injuries to him.
Baba was immediately taken to District hospital Budgam where from doctors referred him to SMHS Srinagar in serious conditions, he said. (GNS)