Two people were electrocuted in Jomirdia area under Bhaluka upazila of Mymensingh early hours of Friday.
The deceased were identified as Alfaj, 22, son of Ali Hossain, hailing from the area and Amik, 20, from Barishal.Alfaj and Amik came in contact with a live electric wire at 12:30am while they were connecting internet line of one Tanvir’s house. Seeing them, Afjal’s father Ali went to rescue them and he also electrocuted, said Mahmudul Islam, officer-in-charge of Bhaluka police station.
Later, locals took the injured to Mymensingh Medical College and Hospital (MMCH). But Alfaj and Amik succumbed to their injuries at 3:00am.