Two unnatural deaths in two districts
A man and a woman died unnaturally in two districts- Barishal and Bhola, recently.
BARISHAL: An old woman was killed and another woman injured by lightning strike at Azimpur Village under Mehendiganj Upazila of the district on Wednesday afternoon.
The deceased was identified as Shantona Begum, 60.
Local Union Parishad Member Mir A Razzak said the woman came out of her house in the afternoon and was hit by lightning, leaving her dead on the spot.
Another woman, Reshma, 40, who was injured in the incident, was admitted to Sher-e-Bangla Medical College Hospital on Wednesday evening.
CHAR FASSON, BHOLA: A youth died from firework explosion during the Laxmi Puja at Janata Road in Char Fasson Bazaar area under Char Fasson Upazila of the district on Monday.
Deceased Md Azad, 30, was the son of Faruk Kabiraj of the area.
Deceased's relative Fishermen League leader Alam Majhi said Azad was working at his father's pharmacy in the area. At that time, he was burnt by the firework explosion.
Locals took him to Char Fasson Hospital, where on-duty doctor referred him to Barishal but he died on the way.