Two youths die from electrocution in Satkhira
The deceased were identified as Rashid Mollah, 23, son of Mostafa Mollah, and Idris Par, 20, son of Rasul Par, residents of Uttar Godara village under Shobhnali union in the upazila.
Ashashuni Police Station officer in-charge (OC) Golam Kabir said Kabir Par of the village laid down electric wire around bunds (ails) of paddy field to save crops from foxes.
On Friday morning, the farmers went to the field and spotted the bodies and a dead fox.
The youths might have died as they got entalnged with the live wire, OC Golam Kabir.
Being informed, police recovered the body and sent it to Satkhira Sadar Hospital morgue.
Police, however, detained the field owner Kabir, said the OC, adding that a case was filed in this connection.