NEW DELHI, India, 14 May 2019
A 31-year-old Tibetan died after being electrocuted at a guest house in north Delhi’s Majnu Ka Tilla area, police said Monday.
The deceased, Dhukar kyi, was a receptionist at a guest house here. He used to stay at nearby Aruna Nagar in Majnu Ka Tilla area, they said.
According to a senior police official, the incident occurred on Saturday night when Dhukar Kyi had gone to fill water in a cooler in one of the guest house room.
He came in contact with an open wire of a cooler placed in one of the galleries and was electrocuted, he said.
Police were informed about the incident by other staffers.
Dhukar Kyi was rushed to a nearby hospital where he was declared brought dead, he added.
He was working with the guest house for the last two years. A case has been registered against the owner for negligence at the Timarpur police station. Further investigation is going on, police said.