Man dies as tree branch falls in Ramna Park
Published : Thursday, 7 June, 2018 at 11:18 PM Count : 1315
A man died as a branch from a tree fell on him while he was resting under it in Ramna Park in the capital city on Thursday.
The deceased was identified as Md Faruk, 45, hailing from Hasanpur in Sadhullapur upazila of Rangpur district, reports UNB.
Bacchu Mia, in-charge of Dhaka Medical College Hospital Police Camp said Faruk and his grandson Hazrat Ali, 16, were taking rest under a jum tree while some boys were plucking the juicy fruit from the tree.
All of a sudden, the branch broke and fell on them around 3pm, severely hitting the grandfather on head and the grandson with minor injury.
The injured was rushed to DMCH where duty declared him dead.