KARACHI: A man was electrocuted and a newborn baby was found dead in different areas of the city on Saturday.

According to rescue sources, a 30-year-old man received severe electric shocks from a live electric wire when he was passing near Gulistan School in Baldia town. As a result, he died on the spot. His body was shifted to Civil Hospital Karachi for an autopsy. The identity of the deceased could not be ascertained till filing this news.

A newborn baby was found dead near Manzil Petrol Pump near Quaidabad in Landhi. It was shifted to Chippa morgue. The police have lodged report about the recovery of the newborn and started a probe into the matter.