A person was electrocuted when he was trying to repair an electric wire at a school at Shiriyar village coming under Kota police station limits in Udupi district on Tuesday.

The district police said Prashanth Kulal (22) was repairing an electric wire at the Government Higher Primary School at Shiriyar, when he got electrocuted. Prashanth was working with a contractor Ishwar, when the incident took place around 10.50 a.m.

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