A schoolgirl died of electrocution at her house in West Rampura of Chattogram city yesterday.
The deceased is Afsana Jahan Tasfi, 15, daughter of Habibur Rahman. She was a tenth-grader at Khaza Garibe Newaz High School in the city, said police.
Afsana was critically injured around 10am when she came in contact with the balcony grill that was electrified by a live wire, said Assistant Sub-inspector Shilabrata Barua of Chattogram Medical College Hospital (CMCH) Police Outpost.
She was rushed to CMCH where the on-duty doctor declared her dead, he said.