The body of Touhid Hasan, 28, a receptionist of satellite TV channel ATN News was recovered from a water body of Hatirjheel on Tuesday afternoon.
Touhid, son of late Belayet Hossain Chowdhury, had been residing in a flat at New Eskaton Road in Dhaka. Sources at the Fire Service Central Control Room said Touhid reportedly fell into the water body from Bridge No-1 on Tuesday afternoon.
Being informed, three firefighting units, including a diver team, went to the spot and got Touhid out of the lake around 3:40 pm. He was rushed to Dhaka Medical College Hospital where attending doctors pronounced him dead around 4pm, said duty officer Bhajan Kumar Saker, according to UNB. - Idrak