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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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Muslim League chairman booked under PSA

21 Jul 2018 | 11:03 AM

Srinagar, July 21 (UNI) The Jammu and Kashmir government booked Muslim League (ML) chairman Mushtaq-ul-Islam under Public Safety Act (PSA) for his anti-national activities and has shifted him to Jammu.

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Suspension of internet service affects life in Manipur

21 Jul 2018 | 11:00 AM

Imphal, Jul 21 (UNI) Internet, SMS services remained suspended for the second day today in Manipur .

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22 cases of thefts at ATMs registered during last 4 yrs in Goa

22 cases of thefts at ATMs registered during last 4 yrs in Goa

21 Jul 2018 | 10:45 AM

Panaji, Jul 21 (UNI) Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar has said that 22 cases of thefts had taken place at ATMs during the last four years and 30 persons arrested in connection with the crime during the same period.

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Over 3,500 yatris leave for Amarnath

Over 3,500 yatris leave for Amarnath

21 Jul 2018 | 10:22 AM

Srinagar, July 21 (UNI) Despite cloudy weather, the annual pilgrimage to holy Amarnath cave shrine in south Kashmir was progressing smoothly as fresh batches of 3,500 pilgrims, including women and sadhus, left Baltal and Nunwan Pahalgam base camps for the holy cave shrine early Saturday morning.

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21 Jul 2018 | 10:18 AM

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