4 agriculture workers electrocuted in Kurnool district

According to police, a group of agriculture workers were on their way to work in the fields. Unaware of the electrified fences, they tried to cross it to reach to their fields.

Published: 13th October 2017 06:05 PM  |   Last Updated: 13th October 2017 06:05 PM   |  A+A-

By Express News Service

KURNOOL: Four agriculture workers were electrocuted and a girl was injured when they came in contact with an electric fence at an agriculture field in Mikkinenihalle village in Sanjamala mandal of Kurnool district.
 
The deceased have been identified as Madamma (70), Shakur Basha (35), Uppari Sudhakar (20) and Pravallika (11).
 
The injured girl Rajini, who is the granddaughter of Madamma, has been shifted to a hospital in Nandyal.
 
According to police, a group of agriculture workers were on their way to work in the fields. Unaware of the electrified fences, they tried to cross it to reach to their fields.
 
All the four died on the spot, while one was seriously injured.

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