A school boy died after being bitten by a snake at Shreenagar upazila in Munshiganj district early Friday.
The deceased was Nasim, 8, son of Md Rahmatullah, a resident of Brahmanpaisa village of the upazila.
Locals said a poisonous snake bit the boy’s hand while he was sitting near the door of their house around 8 pm on Thursday.
Family members rescued him and rushed to Dhaka Medical College Hospital.
Later, Nasim died at around 3 am while undergoing treatment there.