Three youths die after taking liquor

Our Correspondent

14 December, 2019 12:00 AM printer

KUSHTIA: Three youths died after taking liquor at a birthday party in the district town on Thursday.

They were identified as Jihadur Rahman Sajid, 20, son of Mofizur Rahman of Amlapara; Fahim Hossain, 21, son of Sagor Hossan of Thanapara and Pavel Islam, 20, son of Arman Islam of the town.

Family sources said six friends, including the 3 deceased, gathered at the public library playground to celebrate Fahim’s birthday on Thursday afternoon. At one stage, they had some alcohol mixed with Speed energy drink.

Few moments later, they all fell sick and went to Kushtia General Hospital.

Dr Taposh Kumar Sarkar, resident medical officer (RMO) at the hospital, said they came to the hospital and informed the doctor about the matter.