Youth dies as meat gets stuck in throat in Manikganj
A young man died after a piece of meat got stuck in his throat at Uchutia area under Sadar upazila in Manikganj district on Wednesday afternoon.
Deceased Chanchal Hossain, 20, was the son of late Abdur Rahim.
The deceased's sister Sumaiya Akter said Chanchal a piece of meat got stuck in his throat while eating rice with beef in rush in the morning.
He was taken to the emergency department of Manikganj Sadar Hospital but the on-duty doctors did not came forward suspecting him as a corona patient, she said.
After a while, they declared him dead.
Meanwhile, the hospital physician Dr Mohammad Mahfuz said the youth had died before he was brought to the hospital.
The death was confirmed after completion of an ECG, he added.