Woman dies in Uttara’s lift accident
Published: 10:24 AM, 19 July 2020
Salma Parveen, wife of former Additional Secretary Shahjahan Hossain, has died in a lift accident at Uttara in the capital.
The incident took place around 5:30 pm on Saturday at house No. 25, Road No. 14, Sector 3, Uttara.
Kamruzzaman, additional deputy commissioner of the Uttara division of the police, said Salma Parveen pressed the switch to get into the elevator around 5:00 pm. Then the front door of the elevator was opened but the elevator did not come and she fallen down as she put the legs on the empty space. She was later rescued and taken to a local hospital and died while undergoing treatment there.
Uttara West Police Station OC Tapan Chandra Saha confirmed the matter on Saturday night, saying that Selina Parveen fallen down as soon as she stepped forward to get into the elevator. She thought the elevator had arrived but the elevator was down. No case has been filed in this regard yet.