5 killed, 30 injured due to electrocution in Rath Yatra in Bogra

Five people died due to electrocution during Rath Yatra in Bogra Sadar. At least 30 people were injured in this incident. The accident happened on Sunday (July 7) afternoon.

Confirming the matter, Bogra Sadar police station OC Saihan Oliullah said that five people died on the spot due to electrocution. The rest have been admitted to hospital. Several of them are in critical condition.

According to eyewitnesses and police sources, the high head of the Rath Yatra car got stuck with the electric wire in the city’s Seuzgari Jamtala area. They died on the spot due to electrocution.