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Two women died after drinking alcohol

Two young women died and three others fell sick after reportedly drinking toxic liquor at Sadar upazila in Madaripur district early Sunday.The deceased were identified as Parul Akter Rupa, 25, wife of Eyad Ali Matabbur, a resident of Baligaon area under Dasar upazila, and her friend Sagarika, 20, wife of Mojibur Rahman, of Bottola area in the district town

The incident took place at around 2.30am on Sunday in College Road area of Madaripur municipality.Madaripur Sadar Police Station officer-in-charge Monwar Hossain Chowdhury confirmed the matter.Helal Sardar, the caretaker of the house said Sagorika along with her mother Sabina Yeasmin, uncle Babu Mia, friend Parul Akter Rupa, and friend’s mom Dalia organized a party in their house on Saturday night where they drank excessive alcohol and fell sick at midnight.After hearing the scream of them, Helal rushed there and saw all of them were fell on the floor. He along with locals rescued them and took to Madaripur Sadar Hospital where the on-duty doctor declared Parul and Sagorika dead.Riaz Mahmud, the on-duty doctor of the hospital said five persons were admitted to the hospital late at night. Among them, two were brought dead and two others in critical condition.”Being informed, police visited the area and investigation is on to find out the actual reason behind the death. Legal action would be taken in this regard,” added OC Monwar Hossain Chowdhury.

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