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Boy electrocuted in west Delhi

delhi Updated: Jul 04, 2010 23:51 IST
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Negligence on the part of civic authorities claimed another young life, when a 12-year-old boy was reportedly electrocuted in a mini stadium in east Delhi on Sunday morning.

The incident occurred when Harshit Budhiraja, a resident of Rajgarh Colony near Krishna Nagar was playing with his friends in the Rajiv Gandhi mini-stadium.

While trying to retrieve a ball from some bushes Harshit got electrocuted by live wires left there. His parents and neighbours rushed him to a nearby hospital, where he was declared brought dead.

Police said they have registered a case of negligence and are investigating the matter.