from special correspondent
Bantwal: Umashri aka Leelakshi (25), wife of Rajeshwar of Dasakodi in Baltila village in the taluk died of electrocution on Wednesday.
She was plucking mangoes from a tree near her house using an aluminium pole. It happened to get in contact with an electrical overhead line passing there. The power passed through it and she got a shock. Severely injured, she is said have died on the spot.
She is survived by husband and two little children.