Worker electrocuted in Gopalganj
Published: 05:46 PM, 17 July 2020 Updated: 05:47 PM, 17 July 2020
A worker named Ataullah Sikder has died after getting electrocuted in Kotalipara of Gopalganj. The incident took place at Pinjuri village of the upazila around 11am on Friday.
The deceased was identified as Ataullah Sikder, son of Rabiul Sikder of Kakadanga village under the upazila.
Kotalipara Police Station OC Sheikh Lutfar Rahman said Ataullah was working in the fish farm of Pinjuri UP chairman Abu Saeed Sikder in the morning. Ataullah was electrocuted and seriously injured when the power connection from the madrasa fell within his circle.
He was later rescued and taken to Kotalipara Upazila Health Complex, where doctors declared him dead. The body of the deceased has been sent to Gopalganj 250-bed General Hospital Morgue for autopsy.