An inmate named Tarek (28) of Dhaka Central Jail has died. He was brought to the emergency department of the Dhaka Medical College (DMH) hospital on Thursday, where he was declared dead at 7 pm by the doctor on duty.
Jailer Sohag who brought Hajti Tarek to the hospital said, ‘Hajti Tarek suddenly fell ill in the central jail in the evening. Later, with the permission of the prison authorities, when he was brought to Dhaka Medical in a sick condition, the doctor said that he was no longer alive.
Jailer Sohag also said, ‘I cannot say whether he was in jail as a suspect in the case. His hajti number is 3023/24, father’s name is Zubayet Hossain.
In charge of police camp of DMK Hospital. Bachchu Mia confirmed the death of Hajti Tarek citing the doctor. Bachchu said, ‘The body has been kept in Dhaka Medical College Hospital morgue for post-mortem. A post-mortem report will be prepared in the presence of an executive magistrate. The body will be handed over to the family after the post-mortem ceremony.