Woman electrocuted in Bhojpur
BHOJPUR: A woman was electrocuted while she was cooking food in Bhojpur Municipality-5 of Bhojpur district on Monday.
The deceased has been identified as 53-year-old local resident Dil Kumari Tamang.
Tamang was preparing food in a rice cooker device when suddenly the wires short-circuited electrocuting her at around 4:00 pm, according to the District Police Office, Bhojpur.
Likewise in a separate incident, Bibraj Rai (15) was injured after getting an electric shock in Homtang of Hatuwagadhi Rural Municipality-6 in the Bhojpur.
Rai, the local resident was returning home from school when he came into contact with an uninsulated electric wire, said the Biratnagar-based Police Office.
Rai was rushed to the Ghoretar-based Primary Health Centre where he has been undergoing treatment, informed police.
Meanwhile, local police are investigating further into both cases.