2 children, mother killed after tree falls on Tuesday night

A mother and her two children were killed after a tree fell on their house as a storm swept in Bhola’s Char Fasson Upazila on Tuesday night. However, the deceased’s husband survived as he was staying in another house.

The deceased were identified as Ringku Begum, 30, wife of Hanif Patoary and their two sons Junayed, 5 and Tanjid, 3, hailing from Char Kaccapiya village at Char Manika union of the upazila.

Confirming the news, Harun-or-Rashid, officer-in-charge (OC) of South Aicha Police Station, said that suddenly a tree broke and fell on their house at 12:00 am while they were sleeping at their home during the storm, leaving them dead on the spot.

An unnatural death case has been filed in this connection.