Prisoner in Manikganj Jail dies

Our Correspondent

25 January, 2021 12:00 AM printer

MANIKGANJ: A prisoner in the district central jail has died while serving his term in the jail.

Deceased Dulal Mia, 55, was a resident of Chartilli village in Saturia upazila of the district.

Superintendent of Manikganj District Hospital Dr Arshad Ullah said the jail authority brought Dulal in critical condition and, later, he died at the hospital around 12 noon on Sunday.

Jail Superintendent Md Shahidul Islam said he came to the jail on January 9 in a fraud case.

Dulal had been suffering from severe shortness of breathing for last few days, he added.