Couple dies after being electrocuted in Tangail

Published: August 21, 2017 04:41:18 | Updated: October 24, 2017 07:51:38


 A man and his wife died from electrocution in Alsha village in Delduar upazila of Tangail district on Sunday evening.

 

The deceased were identified as Nowaz Ali Miah, 50, and his wife Nazma Begum, 40, of the village.

 

Abu Taher Talukdar, chairman of Delduar Sadar union parishad, said Nowaz and his wife came in contact with a snapped electric wire when they went to Ashla Beel (a waterbody) by a small boat to collect water Lily, leaving them dead on the spot, reports UNB.

 

Mosharraf Hossain, officer-in-charge Delduar Police Station, said police visited the spot.

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