A prisoner died at Dhaka Central Jail in Keraniganj on Sunday, Agencies report. The deceased is Khokon Miah, 45, son of Suva Miah of Bangshal’s Sayeed Hazi Sarker Lane in Dhaka.
Jail guard Md Hanif said Khokon suddenly fell sick in the morning. The prisoner was then taken to the DMCH where he was declared dead around 10:45am, Hanif added.
Officials at Dhaka Medical College Hospital (DMCH) said Khokon had been detained in the jail for the last one year in a case.