|Published : 17 Sep 2016, 10:50:30|
Elderly woman electrocuted in Jessore
An elderly woman died from electrocution at Joypur village in Bagharpara upazila under Jessore on Friday.
The deceased was identified as Momena Khatun, 55, wife of Majid Gazi, a resident of the village.
Family sources said Momena came in contact with a live electric wire while she was working in her house around 9pm.
Later, she was whisked off to Jessore Medical College Hospital where on-duty doctors declared her dead around 11pm, according to a news agency.