A woman died after a brick fell on her head from an under-construction building at Jatrabari in Dhaka on Friday morning.
The deceased was identified as Hanufa Begum, 36, wife of Liton, hailing from Goalbari village of Gaibandha Sadar upazila.
Liton, husband of the deceased, said he and his wife were on the way to go to market this morning.
As they were passing by the under-construction building, a brick chip fell on her head in the area at 10:30am, leaving her critically injured.
She was taken to Dhaka Medical College Hospital (DMCH) where the attending doctor declared her dead.
The hospital’s police outpost inspector Bachchu Mia said the body was sent to the hospital morgue for autopsy.