Karkala: Jagadish (33), hailing from Madinoor in Koppal district and employed in Gayatri Cashew factory in Gundyadka near here, died of electrocution on Sunday.
He was watching TV in his accommodation in the factroy premises. Power from a high-tension line that runs close by happened to flow into earth. The TV exploded and Jagadish also got electrocuted and died.
A case has been registered in the rural police station.