|Published : 20 Sep 2016, 11:01:13|
Two die from snakebites in Magura
A woman and a teenage boy died from snakebites in two separate incidents in Sreepur upazila of Magura on Tuesday.
The deceased were identified as Jarina Begum, 40, resident of Gangnalia village, and Sajib Biswas, 14, son of Shahid Biswas, a resident of Baraipara village of the upazila, according to a news agency report.
Muktadir Rahman, residential medical officer of Magura Sadar Hospital, said Jarina and Sajib received snakebites and were admitted to the hospital on Monday.
Later, they succumbed to their injures at the hospital in the morning.