Sexagenarian dies from snakebite
A 61-year-old woman died from snakebite in Harinakunda upazila of Jhenidah district early Wednesday.
Deceased Bhanumati Biswas was the wife of Joygopal Biswas, a resident of Rupadah village in the upazila.
Quoting locals, Harinakunda Police Station officer in-charge Asaduzzaman said a venomous snake bit Bhanumati while she was sleeping in her room at early hours, leaving her injured.
Haring her screams, family members rescued her and rushed to Jhenidah Sadar Hospital.
Later, she died while undergoing treatment at the hospital.