Boy suffers burns from electric shock

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A 17-year old boy sustained severe burn injuries after he received an electric shock while repairing a wire at his shop here on Saturday.

Reports said the boy identified as Ubaid Hameed, son of Abdul Hameed of Malmapan Pora was rushed to Sub-District Hospital Sopore wherefrom the doctors referred him to SKIMS Soura here for advanced treatment. Meanwhile, police said they have taken cognizance of incident.