A Chinese worker dies on Sunday after he fell off a building at the under-construction Payra Thermal Power Plant at Kalapara upazila in Patuakhali.
Authorities said Kin Guilin, a man in his forties, met with the accident while he was working on an under-construction building near the coal storage at about 10:30am.
Shah Moni Jiko, assistant manager of the Bangladesh-China Power Company Limited, said Kin Guilin was working on the roof of the building and he fell about 80-feet.
He was rushed to Patuakhali General Hospital from where he was taken to Barishal Sher-E-Bangla Medical College Hospital. But he died on the way, he added.
Asadur Rahman, officer-in-charge of Kalapara Police Station, said the body was sent to Patuakhali General Hospital morgue for autopsy. An unnatural death case was filed.
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