Angul: A youth sustained critical injuries as he touched an 11 Kv wire reportedly following an argument with family members in Olabari village under Purunakote police limits in Angul district today.
The youth, Sukant Sahu engaged in an argument with his family members over some issues today morning. Irked over the quarrel, he climbed an 11Kv electric pole near his house even though family members and villagers tried to stop him.
Sustaining critical injuries on his hands, stomach and legs, Sukant fell to the ground after he touched the high tension wire.
His family members rushed him to the Angul District Headquarters Hospital.