One was electrocuted and 15 others injured in an accident at Singapore Vocational Training Centre at Shubachani Market under Tongibari upazila of the district Saturday afternoon, reports BSS.
All the victims of the accident are trainees of the centre. The dead was identified as Shawn, 18, son of Anwar Hossain of Baroipara village under Tongibari upazila.
Critically injured three trainees were sent to Dhaka Medical College Hospital. Others were admitted at different local hospitals and clinics.
After the incident agitated local people attacked the training centre and ransacked it. They also set fire to a motorcycle.
Receiving the information, police rushed to the spot and brought the situation under control. Police also arrested two persons, Md. Haroon and Mohsin Miah, in this connection OC Tongibari Thana visited the spot and confirmed the incident.