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Mother, son electrocuted

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UNB, Gazipur :
A woman and her son died from electrocution at Keua Bakultala in Sreepur upazila on Thursday.
The deceased were identified as Selina Akter, 35, wife of Anwar Hossain and her son Selim Hossain 15, the driver of a battery-run rickshaw.
Selim came in contact with a live electric wire while charging his battery-run rickshaw at his house in the morning and electrocuted. Selina also electrocuted while trying to save her son.
Later, they were taken to Sreepur Upazila Health Complex where the doctors declared both of them dead, said Dr Abu Raihan, a physician of the hospital.

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