Sunday, 14 August, 2022

Housewife electrocuted in Patuakhali

Housewife electrocuted in Patuakhali

PATUAKHALI: A woman was electrocuted at Kalapara upazila in Patuakhali district on Friday.

The deceased was Sahera Begum, 44, wife of Abdul Jalil Hawlader, a resident of Melapara area in the upazila.

Locals said Sahera came in contact with an electric wire around 9am while working near an electric pole.

She was rescued and taken to Kuakata 20-bed Hospital where the on-duty doctor declared her dead.

An unnatural death (UD) case was filed in this regard, said Mohipur Police Station officer-in-charge Abul Khair.