Two siblings were electrocuted when they touch in an electricity connected Auto Rickshaw at Simulbari union under Phulbariupazila in Kurigram at around 7.00pm on Friday. They were buried in the morning on Saturday.
They were identified as TofaelBabu 10 and another SufeaMoni 2 they are the child of Sakmuddin of village Sonaikazi under Simulbari union of the upazila.
Local sources said Sakimuddin connecting electricity to charge his own Auto Rickshaw in his house and went to the field to cut grass of his cattle. At that time the two siblings get up Auto Rickshaw and they touch with electricity and became unconscious state.
They were immediately taken to Phulbariupazila health complex where the attending doctor HumairaParvin said they died before reached in the hospital.
Chairman of Simulbari UP SharifulAmaSohel told that they were electrocuted to death.
Officer-in-charge of Phulbari police station Krishna Kumar Prannath admitted the tragic incident. However, a pathetic shock was prevailing in the area following the incident.