Bareilly (UP), Jan 29 (PTI) Three labourers were Tuesday electrocuted to death while erecting pole of a private telecom company in Uttar Pradesh’s Bareilly district, police said. Also Read - First Case Registered in Bareilly Under 'Love Jihad' Law
Subhash (40), Udayveer (30) and Anup (25) died in Baradari area of the district, they said. Also Read - After a Fight Over Game, 7-Year-Old Bareilly Boy Slits Throat of His 4-Year-Old Cousin; Condition Critical
Police have registered an FIR against the contractor, who was given task of installing the pole, as proper measures were not taken. Also Read - Policemen Use Crane to Rescue Pigeon Caught in Kite String in UP's Bareilly
Officials said they are probing the incident and bodies of the victims have been sent for postmortem examination.
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