Two workers electrocuted in Naogaon

United News of Bangladesh . Naogaon | Published: 14:50, May 18,2020


Two workers died from electrocution and another was injured at village Paril Bishia at Raninagar upazila in Naogaon on Monday morning.

The dead are Jahidul Islam and Anwar Hossain, both are in their thirties, and residents of village Paril Bishia.

Anwar’s younger brother Hossain Ali, in his twenties, was also injured in the incident.

Raninagar Police Station officer-in-charge Johurul Haque said that Jahidul was electrocuted when he came in contact with a live electric wire as he, together with other agricultural workers, went to harvest paddy.

Anwar and Hossain sustained injuries when they tried to rescue Jahidul.

Anwar died later while critically injured Hossain was admitted to Adamdighi Hospital.

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