Teenager electrocuted while hoisting Argentina's flag
Published : Friday, 8 June, 2018 at 3:29 PM Count : 1167
A teenage boy was electrocuted while hoisting the flag of Argentina atop the roof of his tin-shed house at Richi village in Sadar upazila of Habiganj district on Friday afternoon.
Deceased Riad, 13, was the son of Jitu Mia, a resident of the village. He was a fan of Argentina football team, said Sadar Police Station officer in-charge Yasinul Haque.
Riad came in contact with a live electric wire when he was hoisting the flag atop their house, leaving him seriously injuries.
He was taken to Habiganj Sadar Hospital where the on-duty doctors seclared him dead, the OC added.