"Rafi was whisked off to Dhunat Upazila Health Complex and later referred to Bogura Shaheed Ziaur Rahman Medical College Hospital where he was declared dead at 10:30 pm," the OC said.

Choking can affect people of any age. However, it is more common in children ages 0–3 years and adults over the age of 60.

Children most commonly choke on food, coins, balloons, and small toys.