Farmer, daughter die from electrocution

Our Correspondent . Mymensingh  | Published: 23:58, Nov 26,2019


A farmer and his three-year-old daughter died from electrocution at Gouripur in Mymensingh on Tuesday.

The deceased were Arshadul Haq, 36, of Dhopajangalia in Gouripur and his daughter Jannatul Omi.

Gouripur officer-in-charge Kamrul Islam Mia said Arshadul and Jannatul were electrocuted at about 8.30am when the man with his daughter on his lap switched on an electric motor water pump.

‘Arshadul died on spot and Jannatul died on way to Gouripur Upazila Health Complex where the attending doctor declared her dead,’ the officer said.

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