A youth died from electrocution at Hathazari upazila in Chattogram district on Friday.
The deceased was identified as Md Mohiuddin, 20, son of Jalal Ahmed of Fateabad area in the upazila.
Sub-inspector of Hathazari Police Station Ajay Kumar Pal confirmed the matter.
The SI said that Mohiuddin came in a live electric wire when he was painting wall of a building adjacent to Dataram Chowdhury house, leaving him dead on the spot.
The body was sent to Chattogram Medical College Hospital (CMCH) for autopsy.
Nurannabi, brother of the deceased, filed unnatural case with the police station in this connection.