One victim died after being brought to the Dhaka Medical College (DHMC) hospital. The name of the inmate of Keraniganj Central Jail is Md. Shamser Fakir (80). However, it is not known in which case he was arrested and in jail.
Shamser Fakir was brought to DMK Hospital in a critical condition on Friday morning, and the doctor in charge of the emergency department declared him dead around 8:30 am.
Hajti Shamser was brought to the hospital by the prison guard. Anis Sheikh said, Shamser Fakir suddenly fell ill this morning. On the instructions of the prison authorities, some prison guards along with me brought him to DMK Hospital. Later, the doctor in charge of the emergency department said after the examination that he was no longer alive.
Anis Sheikh said that Shamser’s father’s name is deceased Arfan Ali. It is not known in which case he was arrested and jailed.
In charge of police camp of DMK Hospital. Bachchu Mia confirmed the news of Shamser Fakir’s death by quoting the doctor. He said that the body has been kept in the medical college morgue for autopsy. A post-mortem report will be prepared in the presence of an executive magistrate. After post-mortem, the body will be handed over to the family after the jail formalities.