Man, son electrocuted in Rangpur

3 June, 2020 12:00 AM printer

RANGPUR: A father and his college student son were electrocuted at their fisheries farm in village Purbo Poran of Pirgachha upazila of the district in the early hours of on Tuesday, reports BSS.

“The victims could be identified as Azizar Rahman, 60, and his college student son Sujan Miah, 22,” Officer-in-Charge (OC) of Pirgachha police station Rezaul Karim told the agency on Tuesday.

The father and his son were electrocuted and died on the spot around 1:30 am while switching on the power supply to the farm as they used to do the same daily for long.

“As they did not return home to their house at night, Kohinoor Begum, wife of Azizar Rahman, along with her son-in-law Aminul Islam went there and found the floating bodies of the son and father,” the OC said.