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Three fishermen electrocuted to death in S 24 Parganas

Diamond Harbour, May 15 (UNI) Three fishermen on a mission to culture coloured fishes and used a pump to de-water the pond died of electrocution accidentally at Mamudpur under Bishnupur in West Bengal's South 24 Parganas, police said today.

The dead, identified as Deep Das, Prem Gayen and Kamal as their bodies were found floating on the waterbody today.

The trio had planned to culture coloured fishes after cleaning the pond and for this they put a pump for de-watering the pond. They had put a powerful lamp near the pond which was surrounded by the aluminium wiring.

Police said the trio might have died of electrocution after the wiring got short with the burning lamp during the night.

The discovery of the floating bodies of trio sent a pall of gloom in the area. The bodies were sent for post mortem.
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Nipah virus claims another life in Kerala, toll touches four

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21 May 2018 | 12:53 PM

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5 feared to be drowned in Thane city

5 feared to be drowned in Thane city

21 May 2018 | 12:50 PM

Thane, May 21 (UNI) As many as five people are feared to be drowned in two different
places in the district on Sunday, the district police said.

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Flood situation deteriorates in Agartala

Flood situation deteriorates in Agartala

21 May 2018 | 12:31 PM

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Agartala, May 21 (UNI) The flood situation in West Tripura, Gomati and Khowai has worsen further following incessant rain for last 24 hours, which already rendered more than 25000 people in the districts homeless and sheltered in relief camps.

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With 4 more deaths, toll in UP hooch tragedy touches 13

21 May 2018 | 12:28 PM

Lucknow, May 21 (UNI) With four more deaths reported from the adjoining Kanpur Dehat district in the past 24 hours, the death toll in the Uttar Pradesh hooch tragedy mounted to 13 on Monday.

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