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Man dies after 'jumping off' Radisson Blu hotel in Chattogram

  • Sun Online Desk
  • 16th November, 2021 12:55:13 PM
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A man died after he allegedly jumped off the 20th floor of Radisson Blu Chattogram Bay View hotel in port city's Stadium area on Monday night.

The deceased was identified as Arif Kabir, son of Enamul Kabir.

Quoting eyewitness, Deputy Commissioner (DC) Bijay Basak of CMP (South) said, "Arif Kabir went to Chattogram from Cox's Bazar and was at the hotel's restaurant on top floor. At one stage, he placed an order for food and then walked to the corner of the rooftop's security wall and jumped from there at 8:30 and died on the spot".

The body was sent to Chattogram Medical College Hospital's morgue for autopsy, he said.

The exact cause of the incident is unknown at the moment but the matter is being investigated, he said