Srinagar: A painter from north Kashmir’s Kupwara district was electrocuted to death near Noora hospital in Srinagar on Sunday.
An official told a local news gathering agency that a man identified as Zahoor Ahmad Lone son of Farooq Ahmad Lone of Badnambli village Kupwara got electrocuted when he was painting electric pole near Noora hospital.
He was rushed to JVC hospital Bemina for treatment, where he was declared dead on arrival, he said.
Meanwhile, police have taken cognizance of the incident. (KNO)