2 die as tree falls on them in M’singh

Our Correspondent

27 February, 2021 12:00 AM printer

Mymensingh: Two people died as a tree fell on them at Bhaluka upazila in the district on Thursday evening.

The deceased were identified as Nasir Uddin, 32, son of Surjo Mia, and Shaheed Mia, son of late Abdur Rahman. They both were residents Mollikabari village under the upazila.

Mehedi Hasan, Officer-in-Charge (investigation) of Bhaluka Police Station, said they both came at Mollikabari Bazar to watch a programme. At one stage, a dead tree fell on them, leaving them critically injured.

Injured Nasir, later, was declared dead at Bhaluka Upazila Health Complex while Shaheed at Mymensingh Medical College Hospital, he added.