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21-year-old man electrocuted to death while cleaning water tank in Mumbai

A 21-year-old man died of electrocution while cleaning a water tank in the Matunga area here, police said.

ANI | Mumbai (Maharashtra) | Updated: 17-09-2020 11:27 IST | Created: 17-09-2020 11:27 IST
21-year-old man electrocuted to death while cleaning water tank in Mumbai
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A 21-year-old man died of electrocution while cleaning a water tank in the Matunga area here, police said. In a press note, Mumbai police said that the deceased is identified as Babu Gonda.

The incident took place on Wednesday afternoon when he was cleaning a water tank in the building of Railway Officer's residence in Matunga. He was taken to a hospital where he was declared dead by a doctor. The Shahunagar police station has filed a case under section 394 (a) of the IPC and arrested a person. (ANI)


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