Update March 8, 2015

Dhaka 10-24 pm, 28-May, 2020

Chittagong arson attack victim dies at DMCH

Sumel Sarker

Arson

Arson

08 March 2015, Nirapad News: A man who received burn injuries in an arson attack by miscreants in Tigerpass area of Chittagong city on February 19 died at Dhaka Medical College Hospital (DMCH) on Sunday morning.

The deceased was identified as Subhash Chandra Som, 56, son of late Bijendra Som of Baratkunda village in Sitakunda upazila of Chittagong district and a worker at Riazuddin Bazar in the port city.

In-charge of DMCH police camp Inspector Mojammel Haque said Subhash, who sustained 30 percent burn injuries in his body, succumbed to his injuries at the hospital around 11:30 am.

Earlier, seven passengers of a human hauler suffered injuries, including three with burns, in the arson attack on the vehicle by hurling two petrol bombs in Tigerpass area at about 12:30 am on February 19.

Later Subhash was admitted to DMCH at night on that day.

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