Teenage boy electrocuted in Barishal


A teenage boy died from electrocution in Gaurnadi Upazila of Barishal on Wednesday night.

The deceased was identified as Tushar Kumar Baidya, 16, son of Tapan Kumar Baidya, a resident of Bakai village in the upazila.  

Agailjhara Police Station Sub-inspector Jamal Hossain said Tushar encountered a live wire, and subconsciously touched it at a marriage function in Agailjhara upazila of Barishal, and he died on the spot.