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Mouse trap electrocutes Barishal farmer to death

A 40-year man was electrocuted to death in a mouse trap laid by himself in his paddy field on Thursday at Kazira village in Ujirpur upazila of Barishal.

The deceased was identified as Auwal Howladar, son of Ali Howladar of the village.

“Mistakenly Auwal touched the electric mouse trap and got electrocuted,” said Ali Arshad, officer-in-charge of Ujirpur police station.

He was rushed to the upazila health complex, where he was declared dead on arrival.

“The body has been handed over to the family,” said the OC.

Source: United News of Bangladesh