Inmate dies after falling into prison toilet...

Inmate dies after falling into prison toilet

 Staff Correspondent daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 07:28 PM, 26 January 2022   Updated: 07:30 PM, 26 January 2022

Inmate dies after falling into prison toilet

Inmate dies after falling into prison toilet

A prisoner was died after falling into the toilet of Dinajpur District Jail. Prison Superintendent Mokammel Hossain confirmed the information today.

The deceased was identified as Shafiqul Islam, son of Hasan Ali of Chakpatla village in Birampur upazila of Dinajpur district. His body was handed over to his family after an autopsy at Abdur Rahim Medical College Hospital.

District Superintendent Mokammel Hossain said the court sentenced Shafiqul Islam to one and a half years in prison for forging two checks worth Tk 16 lakh and Tk 3 lakh. He was brought to Dinajpur District Jail on July 23, 2021. He was found lying in the prison toilet on Tuesday evening. When Abdur Rahim was taken to the Medical College Hospital, the doctor declared him dead.

He added that Shafiqul Islam had undergone heart surgery. He was also suffering from kidney disease. His body was handed over to his family after an autopsy on Wednesday afternoon.

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