Man electrocuted in Uri

Baramulla: A young man identified as Abdul Hamid Sheikh son of Abdul Ahad Sheikh of Zahampora village of Uri in district Baramulla was electrocuted Friday afternoon when a high tension power supply line from Boniyar to Zahampora village snapped and touched the victim.
Large number of people from the native village of Hamid reached the spot and staged protest against the PDD. Protestors claimed that these are more than 100 year old power lines and are a hanging danger over common people. A police party also reached the spot controlled the situation. Police has registered a case.