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1 killed in Uttara lift accident

  • Published at 04:59 pm July 26th, 2019

The deceased was fixing the lift

A mechanic has been killed in a lift accident in Dhaka’s Uttara area.

The incident occurred on Friday afternoon. The deceased has been identified as Shagor, 24.

Shagor’s co-worker Masud Hossain said: “We were fixing the lift of house no-4 in road-2/E of Uttara sector-9, when the lift moved upwards crushing Shagor. 

“Later, he was rescued and taken to Dhaka Medical College Hospital, where duty doctors declared him dead,”

Inspector of Dhaka Medical College Hospital (DMCH) police outpost, Md Bachchu Mia, said: “The body has been kept at the DMCH morgue for autopsy and the police station has been informed.”