Two youths electrocuted

Staff Correspondent

21 October, 2019 12:00 AM printer

CHATTOGRAM: Two youths were electrocuted at Anwara and Patiya upazilas in the district on Sunday.

The deceased were identified as Nazim Uddin, 25, son of Badrul Mian of Patiya upazila, and Hafez Md Miraj, 19, son of Mawlana Md Osman of Anwara upazila.

Sources said Nazim came into contact with live electric wire while working at his house at Kolagaon under the Patiya upazila.

Besides, Miraj was also electrocuted while cutting tree near his house at Mohammadpur under the Anwara upazila.

The duo was rushed to CMCH where doctors declared them dead, said ASI Alauddin Talukder of the hospital police outpost.