A youth was electrocuted when he touched a live electric wire on the rooftop of a shop at Fultala of Chawkbazar in Chattogram on Tuesday.
The deceased was identified as Rony Dey, 40, an employee of the shop named Babul Store, and son of Babul Dey, of Fultala area of Chawkbazar, said assistant sub-inspector Shilabrata Barua of Chattogram Medical College Hospital police outpost.
The incident took place at about 10:00am when Rony was trying to repair the electric connection of the shop in area at about 10:00am, he said.
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