Manjeshwaram (Kasaragod): In a tragic incident, a boy studying in class 4 was electrocuted to death after touching power line from the top floor of a house here. The child was identified as Mokshith Raj Shetty (8), son of Sadasiva Shetty and Yasodha from Hosangadi.
Mokshith was playing in the neighbouring house which was under construction. As electric line was hanging low, it could be touched from the top floor of the house. On noticing this, the child touched the line and got electrocuted.
The neighbours rushed him to the hospital but could not save his life. He was a student of Morathana Government UP school.