Karanjia(10/02/2024): A youth was burnt alive after coming in contact with an 11-KV electric wire at Singda Badbil village under Rarua police limits in Mayurbhanj district on Saturday.
The deceased has been identified as Narahari Mahanta (27).
He climbed atop an electric pole and came in contact with the live wire.
Locals suspect that he was attempting to commit suicide.
Fire services personnel and police reached the spot and started investigation.