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Apparel worker dies on way to work in Chittagong

  • Published at 11:10 pm April 6th, 2020
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The deceased was identified as Selim Uddin, 45, a resident of Satkania upazila of Chittagong

An apparel worker died of cardiac arrest while on his way to his factory at Nasirbada area in the city.

The tragic incident took place at Tigerpass area under Khulshi police station in the city on Monday morning.

The deceased was identified as Selim Uddin, 45, a resident of Satkania upazila of Chittagong.

Selim Uddin worked as an assistant manager at Zirat Fashion Ltd located at Bayezid Bostami area in the city.

Speaking to Dhaka Tribune, Sub-Inspector (SI) Delwar Hossain of Khulshi police station said that the apparel worker was waiting for transport at Tigerpass area to get to his workplace.

“Suddenly, he fell ill and collapsed on the road. His family members reached the spot and rushed him to hospital in an ambulance. However, he died on the way. As far as we know, he died of a heart attack,” said the police SI.

Selim’s family members took his body to their native village for burial, he added.