Staff Reporter

NALGONDA: An eight-year-old girl was electrocuted when she came into contact with a flexi board at Mellachervu in Miryalaguda division on Friday. The incident sparked off widespread protests from the girl’s relatives.

According to sources, S. Prameela, a class II student of a private school, was going to school after lunch when she came into contact with a flexi board allegedly set up by local Congress leaders as part of a publicity campaign.