Youth dies falling off building rooftop in B’baria

Our Correspondent

19 May, 2021 12:00 AM printer

BRAHMANBARIA: A young man was killed after falling off the rooftop of a five-storey building at Shimrail Kandi in the district town on Monday.

The deceased was identified as Saiful Islam Bipul, 30, son of Helal Mia of Golachipa in Narayanganj area. He used to work as a manager of a garment factory in Narayanganj.

According to the family of the deceased, Bipul was chatting with his relatives on the rooftop of the five-storey building.

At one stage, he fell down while watching a video on YouTube on his mobile.

Later, Bipul was rushed to the 250-bed General Hospital where he was pronounced dead by the doctors of the emergency department.

Emranul Islam, officer-in-charge (OC) of Sadar Model Police Station, said Bipul had come to visit his in-laws’ house on Eid vacation.

Police are investigating the incident and the body has been kept at the hospital morgue for an autopsy, the OC added.