Worker dies falling off building

Staff Correspondent

15 February, 2019 12:00 AM printer

CHATTOGRAM: A worker was killed after falling off a 10-storey under-construction building in the city’s Halishahar area on Thursday morning.

The deceased was identified as Kabir Hossain, 19, son of Abul Kashem Manik of Manad upazila in Netrokona district.

Sources said Kabir was working on the ninth floor of a 10-storey under-construction building at B-Block under Halishahar Housing Estate.

Suddenly, he fell of the building and sustained severe injuries.

He was rushed to Chattogram Medical College Hospital (CMCH) where on-duty physicians declared him dead, said ASI Alauddin Talukder of the hospital police outpost.