In a tragic incident, four workers of P.R. Pote Patil group of Educational Institutes Amravati dies of electrocution on Wednesday.
According to the preliminary information all four were painting the gates of the college when a high-tension electric wire passing-by touched the ladder, killing all four on the spot.
The names of the deceased are: Akshay Sawarkar (26), Prashant Shelorkar (31), Sanjay Dandnaik (45) and Gokul Wagh (29). Three workers died on the spot while one breathed his last in District General Hospital, Amravati. They were working as Sepoy in the college. Instead of calling workers from outside there foursome were painting the gate.
Upon getting information, cops from Gadge Nagar reached the spot, where passersby gathered.
Following the incident people began attempts to revive them. The institute is of former Minister of State MLA Praveen Pote.