Three labourers die after mud heap falls on them
Published : Wednesday, 31 May, 2023 at 4:55 PM Count : 631
Three labourers died and another injured after a heap of mud fell on them while working beside an under construction bridge at Sadarpur upazila in Faridpur on Monday.
The deceased were Md Antar, 20, of Kabirpur area of Faridpur sadar, Md Julhas Mir, 24, of Kaujuri union, and Md Jabed Khan, 23, of Udaypur village of Bagerhat district. The injured was Nazrul Islam, 30.
Sadarpur Upazila Nirbahi Officer (UNO) Ahsan Mahmud Rasel said the accident occurred around 12pm in Jamaddar Dangi area of Bhasan Char union of the upazila.
Witness Mizanur Rahman said four labourers were working at the construction site of a bridge which is being built on Jamaddar Canal.
All of sudden, a heap of mud fell on them. Locals rescued a labourer alive but other three workers were stuck under the mud.
Later, fire service men recovered the bodies from there.
Officer-in-charge of Sadarpur Police Station Subrata Golder said they brought the bodies to police station. Legal procedure is under process, he added.