Two brothers electrocuted | 2018-07-16 |

Two brothers electrocuted

Staff Correspondent     16th July, 2018 02:07:16 printer

CHATTOGRAM: Two brothers were electrocuted and three other workers injured in the incident at Hathazari upazila in the district on Sunday.

The ill-fated were identified as Md Nazrul Islam, 37, and his younger brother Md Rukon, 27, son of Abu Sawdagar hailed from Farhadabad village under the upazila. 

Inspector (Investigation) Jaheer Uddin of concerned Hathazari police station said the duo were working in an under-construction building beside their old tin-shed house. 

The brothers came into contact with live electric wire of the old house while handing over iron road to the workers at around 11:00am, he said.

The accident left the two brothers killed on the spot and three workers injured, said the police officer.