Farmer dies from electrocution in Kurigram
Deceased Abdul Malek Uddin, 48, was a resident of Purbadhaniram village in the upazila.
Locals and police sources said he came in contact with the electric wire around 10:30 am when he was watering field by electric pump.
He was rushed to Phulbari Upazila Health Complex where the on-duty doctor declared him dead.
Phulbari Police Station officer in-charge (OC) Rajib Kumar Rai said an unnatural death case was filed in this connection.