Old man dies as tree branch falls on him
MOULVIBAZAR, Apr 16: An old man was killed as a tree branch fell on him during a storm in Borolekha Upazila of the district on Monday morning.
He was identified as Nimar Ali, 60, son of late Joyad Ali of Gauranagar Village under Dakkhinbag Union in the upazila.
Locals said the deceased was sitting on his homestead on Monday at 9am, when storm started and a branch of a mango tree broke down on him, leaving him seriously injured.
He was rushed to Upazila Health Complex where he was declared dead.
Officer-in-Charge of Borolekha Police Station Md Yasinul Haque said he heard the incident.