6 Asar, Gorkha. An electrician has died due to electric shock in Gorkha.
The deceased has been identified as Ram Kumar Limbu, a technician at Nepal Electricity Authority’s Gorkha Distribution Center.
According to Superintendent of Police Kedar Khanal of the District Police Office, Limbu was electrocuted while climbing the pole to release the stolen power line.
He had a permanent home in Taplejung and fell to the ground after being electrocuted. According to police, Limbu died on the way to Gorkha Hospital for treatment.