3 electrocuted in Jamalpur

Sun Online Desk

17th May, 2021 02:05:05 PM printer

3 electrocuted in Jamalpur

Three people died after being electrocuted at Shyamganj Kalibari Bazar in Madarganj upazila of Jamalpur on Monday noon.

The deceased were identified as Mintu, 25, son of Bindu Mia, hailing from Latabar village in the upazila, Raju, 25, son of late Mofajjal Haque, from the same area, and Elim, 65, son of late Ajim Uddin, from Mahmud village in Melandah upazila.

According to locals, the old tin-shed house of Mim Bakery owned by Mintu Mia was demolished for renovation in Shyamganj Kalibari Bazar at 11:00am. At that time, the victims came in contract with a live electric wire when they were working there, leaving the trio dead on the spot.

Samshul Huda, officer-in-charge (OC-investigation) of Madarganj police station, confirmed the matter.