A man and his two sons died after being electrocuted at Mahanpara area in Hafizbad union of sadar upazila in Panchagarh on Saturday evening.
The deceased are identified as Shahidul Haq, 40, son of late Aijuddin and his two sons Nazirul Islam and Ashadur Rahman.Locals said Shahidul Haq electrocuted as soon as he got into the river for fishing where a live electric wire of Palli Bidyut fell earlier. At one stage, his elder son Naziurl Islam came to save his father and he also electrocute. Later, getting no response from his father and elder brother, Ashadur also jump into the water and he also died from electrocution.
Later, local people spotted the bodies in the river and sent to Panchagarh Morern Sadar Hospital where duty doctor declared them dead.