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Woman dies of electric shock at Varuna

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Mysuru: A woman has met her tragic end after coming in contact with a live electric wire at Varuna village on August 31.

Gowramma, 63, wife of late Rajashekar Aradhya was grazing her cow at about 1.30 pm, which ran into a banana plantation. Gowramma followed the cattle into the plantation, but came in contact with the electric line which was dangling at a low level.

The villagers who had raised the issue several times in the past with Chamundeshwari Electricity Supply Corporation Limited ( Cesc), blamed them for the incident.

Varuna Prashanth a JD(S) leader told Mysoorunews ” We have demanded a suitable compensation from Cesc and they have agreed to provide Rs five lakh. It has been brought to the notice of BJP leader Ka Pu Siddalinga Swamy to help the family which is economically backward too’.

– Team Mysoorunews

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