A nurse died after falling off the rooftop of a four storeyed building in Sabujbagh area in the capital Saturday.
The deceased was Ataul Karim Apu,50, a nursing staff of Dhaka Medical College and Hospital (DMCH), said Firoza Parvin, a senior staff nurse of DMCH.
Apu slipped on the wet floor and fell down around 6:30 am when he went to the rooftop of his house for physical exercise .
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He was rescued by neighbours and taken to DMCH in a critical condition where doctors announced him dead around 9 am, said inspector Bacchu Mia, in-charge of DMCH police outpost.
The body has been sent for an autopsy.