An individual who was engaged in supplying electricity to a carnival at Maligapitiya Grounds in Kurunegala succumbed to his injuries after being electrocuted.
Police said the victim was admitted to the Kurunegala hospital last afternoon but did not survive.
The deceased has been identified as a 37-year-old resident of Baduraliya.
The body is currently lying at the Kurunegala hospital pending a post-mortem examination. Kurunegala police are investigating.