POONCH Two persons including a police constable died due to short circuit of 33KV transformer at Chungan chroon area of Mendhar in Poonch district on Tuesday early morning.
Reports said that a constable (Follower) in JK police identified as Faiz son of Mohammad Sharif age 40 year and a civilian Mohammad Shabir son of Abdul Rahim age 38 year died on spot after they came in touch with live wire.
SDPO Mendhar Neeraj Padyar also confirmed that two people including a cop and civilian was dead when they came in touch with live wire after there was short circuit in a Transfer.
Meanwhile SHO Mendhar also rushed to the spot to asses the situation.
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