After drinking at the Jatrabari bus stand in the capital. A young man named Shahadat (35) fell ill. This incident happened on Sunday morning. After that, around 9:30 am, when he was taken unconscious to Dhaka Medical College (DMH) hospital, the doctor in charge of the emergency department declared him dead.
Shahadat was a helper of a passenger bus named Abtika. He lived in Mirpur-12 on rent.
Anwar, the driver of the bus that took Shahadat to the hospital, said that he was the driver of a passenger bus named Abtishna Paribahan on Jatrabari-Mirpur-12 road. Shahadat was working as his bus helper. Shahadat fell ill after drinking in Jatrabari area this morning. Later he was rushed to the hospital where the doctor declared him dead.
Driver Anwar said, ‘I cannot say whether someone mixed something with Shahadat’s drink or whether he died of a stroke or not. Shahadat only told me “Master stop the car on the side, how is my body doing.” Then I took other passengers from the bus and brought him to Dhaka Medical in that bus. Later the hospital doctor declared him dead.
DMK Hospital police camp in charge. Bachchu Mia confirmed Shahadat’s death by quoting the doctor. He said, ‘The body has been kept in the morgue of the emergency department of the hospital. The matter has been reported to the concerned police station.