Construction worker dies after falling from city building

Staff Correspondent

31 January, 2021 12:00 AM printer

A construction worker died after allegedly falling from a building under construction at Banasree in the capital on Saturday morning.

The deceased has been identified as Rakib Hossain, 24, who hailed from Naogaon. Md Sharif, a coworker of the victim, said that he lost balance while he was spraying water at around 9:00am and fell from the 12th floor of the 14-storey building.

He was rushed to Dhaka Medical College and Hospital (DMCH) where doctors declared him dead at around 10:00am.

Rakib, who lived in the building, began working in the construction site one and a half months ago.