Octogenarian dies from electrocution in Pirojpur
An 82-year-old man died from electrocution in Kawkhali upazila of Pirojpur on Friday morning.
Deceased Rashid Talukder was a resident of Dasherkathi village in the upazila.
Local sources said Rashid came in contact with a 33,000 volt electric live wire in a garden near house around 7:30 am when he was cutting bamboo.
He was rushed to Kawkhali Upazila Health Complex where the on-duty doctor declared him dead.