Medical &Health

2 workers die after falling from separate buildings in Dhaka

Two construction workers died after

falling from under-construction buildings in separate incidents in

airport and Banasree areas in the city today.

The deceased were Md Mamun, 17, of Dinajpur and Matiur Rahman, 50,

of Gaibandha. Dhaka Medical College Hospital (DMCH) police camp

in-charge Md Bachchu Miah confirmed it to BSS.

He said quoting Mamun’s coworker Iqbal Sheikh that Mamun received

critical injuries after falling from an under-construction building

inside the airport around 4 pm.

He was rushed to DMCH where on-duty doctors declared him dead, Miah said.

In another incident, Matiur fell from an under-construction building

at Banasree area this afternoon.

Critically injured worker was taken to DMCH where the on-duty

doctors declared him as dead, Khilgaon thana sub-inspector Md Ferdous

said.

The bodies were kept at DMCH morgue for autopsy.

Source: Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha (BSS)