6 of a family electrocuted in MP's Chhatarpur

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Sub Divisional Police Officer Sitaram Avasya (Photo/ANI)
Sub Divisional Police Officer Sitaram Avasya (Photo/ANI)

Chhatarpur (Madhya Pradesh) [India], July 11 (ANI): Six members of a family were allegedly electrocuted to death in the Bijawar area of Madhya Pradesh's Chhatarpur district on Sunday while cleaning a water tank.

According to Sub Divisional Police Officer Sitaram Avasya, the incident took place around 8 am today in Mahua Jhala village.

Initially, a member of the family got electrocuted while cleaning the tank. A while later, another family member tried to rescue their kin but was met with the same fate. The other four died in a similar manner.

Further investigation is underway. (ANI)

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