Rickshaw puller electrocuted to death in Bihar
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Last Updated: Saturday, March 19, 2011, 17:52
  
Begusarai (Bihar): A rickshaw puller was on Saturday electrocuted to death after an overhead electric wire snapped and fell on him near Karpuri chowk under Nagar police station area in Bihar's Begusarai district.

The dead, identified as Ramsevak (45) was driving his rickshaw when an overhead high tension wire collapsed and fell on him and he died on the spot.

Meanwhile, a group of protesters comprising some rickshaw pullers, blocked traffic on the main road for two hours demanding that the electricity department should take responsibility for the fatal accident and compensate the nearest of kins of the victim.

PTI


First Published: Saturday, March 19, 2011, 17:52


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