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ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 1998
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Electricity-- Electrocution - Death - Compensation - Cause of death in report of Sub Divisional Officer showing that wires got charged because of illegal and unauthorised use of jumpers at Sub-station and theft of conductors - Such unauthorised use was within knowledge of persons stationed at Sub-Station -..........
ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 1998
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Electricity-- Electrocution - Death - Compensation - Deceased aged about 50 years and working as daily wager - Compensation granted by applying multiplier as prescribed for motor vehicle accident cases...........
ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 1998
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Electricity-- Snapping of live wire - Death due to coming into contact with such live wire - Compensation - A statutory body like the Corporation should not stand on technicalities, when the poor dependants of an electrocution victim are the claimants...........
ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 1997
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Electricity-- Electrocution of a village woman of 47 years, while going to fetch water from village well due to snapping of live wire - Compensation - Entitled to compensation of Rs.45, 000/- - Direction of Court on the mode of payment of compensation, indicated...........
GAUHATI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 1997
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Electricity-- Electrocution - Death - Compensation - Deceased aged 21 years and maintaining livelihood of his family by cultivation - Non-payment of even any ex gratia amount by authorities to his parents - Compensation of Rs.1, 00, 000/- would be proper...........
ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 1996
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Electricity-- Death of wife due to electrocution because snapping of live conductor - Electricity Board to pay compensation - Rs.50, 000/- awarded as compensation...........
PUNJAB AND HARYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 1996
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Electricity-- Electrocution - Death - Compensation - Death due to electrocution from low hanging electric wire on the roof the house of the deceased due to negligence of the Electricity Department - Dependents of the deceased held entitled to compensation - Rs.One Lac awarded as compensation...........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 1995
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Tort-- Electrocution - Electricity wire got snapped from pole and lying in rainy water - Deceased not aware of electricity leakage, came in contact with live wire and was electrocuted - Claim for compensation by widow - Deceased sole earning member in the family and left behind widow, minor son and two..........
HIMACHAL PRADESH HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 1994
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Tort-- Negligence - Electrocution by low hanging high tension wire - Victim teen aged girl - Injuries sustained on various parts of body - Right hand amputated - Report of Assistant Electrical Inspector that accident happened due to gross negligence of employees of Electricity Board - Defence of Board..........

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