A young man named Md Sohag (26) died after falling from a ten-storey building under construction in Matuail area of Demra of the capital. He was working as a tile mason in that building.
At six o’clock in the evening on Thursday, when he was brought to Dhaka Medical College Hospital, the emergency department doctor declared him dead after examination.
Colleague Rafiqul Islam who brought Sohag to the hospital said, ‘We were setting tiles on the 7th floor wall of the building in Matuail Muslim Nagar area of Demra police station. At that time Sohag slipped down from the loft due to inattention. Later he was rescued and taken to a local hospital with serious injuries. Later, when he was brought to Dhaka Medical, the doctor said that Sohag is no longer alive.
Dhaka Medical College Hospital police camp in-charge Md. Bachchu Mia said, ‘The body has been kept in the hospital’s emergency department morgue. The matter has been reported to the concerned police station.