A drug trader died and three other persons were hospitalized after drinking excessive alcohol at Kalamridha village under Kalamridha union in Bhanga upazila of the district on Tuesday, Agencies report.
The deceased was identified as Govinda Chandra Roy, 30.
According to the family source, Govinda Chandra drank alcohol with a few of his friends during Durga Puja festival and fell sick. Later, they were taken to Bhanga Upazila Health Complex, but doctors declared Govinda Chandra dead.
Dead body was sent to morgue for post-mortem. An Unnatural Death (UD) case will be filed with the police station. If anyone found responsible for the death as per the report, then action will be taken against them, said Kazi Saidur Rahman, officer-in-charge of Bhanga police station.