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Youngster dies touching kite string attached to electric wires

By APP
April 15, 2024
In this image, workers repairing the wires on a pole on February 20, 2024. — Online
In this image, workers repairing the wires on a pole on February 20, 2024. — Online  

Rawalpindi:A young man died while catching a string attached to electric wires in the Waris Khan area on Saturday night. The victim was identified as Osama. The district police spokesman said the young man was shifted to DHQ Hospital in an injured condition.

The youngster died during treatment at the hospital, he added. He clarified that the young man did not die of electrocution but he touched the string (used for kite flying) hanging from the electric wires.