Person electrocuted in Kilinochchi
By Naalir Jamaldeen
The Akkarayankulam Police in Kilinochchi yesterday (22) said an individual was electrocuted. Police added that the victim was 27-year-old Perambalabathan Kesavan, a resident of Hospital Road, Akkarayankulam. The victim was electrocuted while welding and was rushed to the Divisional Hospital, Akkarayankulam.
“He passed away while being transferred to the District General Hospital, Kilinochchi,” Police said. The body was kept at the Kilinochchi Hospital mortuary for a post-mortem and to perform a PCR test. Akkarayankulam Police are conducting further investigations.