Worker dies falling from building in Madaripur

Sun Online Desk

25th August, 2019 03:34:59 printer

Worker dies falling from building in Madaripur

A construction worker died after falling from the 4th floor of an under-construction building at old bus stand area in Madaripur on Sunday noon.

The victim was identified as Manir, 27, son of Shamshu Sheikh, hailing from Tubia area at Jhaudi union of the upazila.

“Manir was working on the fourth floor of the Faisal Traders' owner's building on a bamboo scaffold. At around 12:00 pm the scaffold collapsed and he fell down. He was critically injured,” Hospital and family sources said.

Later, co-worker of the deceased took the injured to Sadar Hospital where duty doctor declared him dead.

Dr Mahbub Abir, medical officer of Madaripur Sadar hospital, confirmed the matter.