Saturday, 18 September, 2021

Schoolboy dies from snakebite in Jhenaidah

JHENAIDAH: A schoolboy died from snakebite in Kotchandpur upazila of the district early Tuesday.

Deceased Nayeem Hasan, 9, was the son of Faruque Hossain, a resident of at Mallikpur village in the upazila. He was a 3rd grader at Mallikpur Government Primary School.

Locals said a venomous snake bit the boy while sleeping at about 2:30am, leaving him seriously injured.

Later, he was admitted to Jhenaidah Sadar Hospital where he succumbed to his injuries this morning.