Youth dies after ‘drinking excessive alcohol’ in Natore

Sobuj, son of one Jahangir Alam died after drinking excessive alcohol

A 25-year-old youth has died allegedly after drinking excessive liquor in Harishpur area of Natore town, UNB reports.

The deceased was identified as Sobuj, son of one Jahangir Alam of the town.

Anwar Hossain, counsellor of a private drug rehabilitation centre in the area, said Sabuj was brought to the rehab centre drunk by his friends around 9:00pm on Sunday.

He advised them to take Sobuj to Natore Sadar Hospital where physicians declared him dead.

Monsur Rahman, officer-in-charge (OC) of Natore Police Station, said Sobuj might have died from excessive alcohol consumption.

“The cause of the death will be known once we get the autopsy report,” said the OC.