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Sailor dies of electric shock on Navy ship

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A sailor died of electric shock while maintenance of equipment onboard INS Sindhudhuvaj at Eastern Naval Command here. The incident took place yesterday, a defence release said today. Pawan Kumar Pandey sustained injuries at around 3 PM and was ...
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