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CUET security guard electrocuted

  • Staff Correspondent
  • 23 September, 2021 12:00 AM
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CHATTOGRAM: A security guard of Chittagong University of Engineering and Technology (CUET) was electrocuted on the university campus under Raozan upazila in the district on Wednesday.

The identified was identified as Narayan Kar, 51, son of late Jatindra Kar of Rangunia upazila in the district. He was security guard of Sheikh Russel Hall of the CUET.

Officer in-Charge (OC) Abdullah Al Harun of Raozan police station said Narayan came into contact with live electric wire while went to pluck vegetable from a farmland adjacent to Sheikh Russel Hall of the university around 10:00am.

The accident left him dead on the spot, he said.

They recovered the body and sent to Chattogram Medical College Hospital morgue for autopsy, said the OC.

Bangladesh Rural Electrification Board authority formed a probe committee to investigate into the accident, he added.