Schoolboy electrocuted

3 September, 2018 12:00 AM printer

Two persons including a schoolboy died after being electrocution in Gandaria and Jatrabari areas of the city on Saturday, reports UNB.

The deceased were identified as Amanullah, 11, a fifth grader of Gandari Primary School and son of late Badal Ahmed of Sutrapur Natunrasta and Rony, 30, son of late Tobarak Hossain of Sanarpara area.

Amanullah came in contact with a live electric wire when he was sitting on a gas pipeline near his residence, said aneye witnessJahingirAlam.

Later, he was taken to Dhaka Medical College Hospital (DMCH) where the duty doctor declared him dead around 12 pm, said Sub-inspector Md Bachhu Mia of the hospital police camp.