College teacher was electrocuted while trying to pick mango from a mango tree.
The accident took place at around 2pm on Wednesday (June 3) at Kalsimati village in Garidaha union under Sherpur upazila of Bogura district.
College teacher Md.Zahidul Ahmed (48) of Kalsimati village and he is the son of Abdul Jabbar Master.He was an Assistant Professor in the Department of Geography at Amina Munsar Degree College in Kazipur Upazila of Sirajganj district.
Faruk Ahmed, a cousin of the deceased, said,” He climbed up a mango tree for picking mangoes with the bamboo stick at noon.”
“He died after being caught in an electric wire on the spot.” he added.
Sherpur police officer in charge (OC) Shahidul Islam said,”I had not received any news of such death”