A grandfather and his grandson were electrocuted in village Najirdaho Baniyatari under Kawnia upazila in Rangpur district on Monday, police and local sources said.
No case was filed in this connection, the OC added.
The deceased were identified as Osman gain, 75, and his grandson Yunus Ali, 20, of the same village.
Officer-in-Charge (OC) of Kawnia Thana Mamunur Rashid said the tragic incident took place when the grandfather was caught by a torn electric cables and electrocuted while cutting grass on the bank of a nearby pond. At his shout, his grandson Yunus Ali rushed there and tried to save his grandfather when he was also electrocuted.
Later, local villagers rescued the bodies.