Green Line pays Tk 5 lakh to Russell; Rest amount by a month
Published : Wednesday, 10 April, 2019 at 5:58 PM Count : 400
Green Line Paribahan on Wednesday paid Tk 5 lakh to Russel Sarkar, who lost his left leg after being hit by a bus of that company on Mayor Mohammad Hanif Flyover in Dhaka's Jatrabari.
At the same time, the company got a month to pay the rest amount of Tk 45 lakh.
An High Court bench of Justice FRM Nazmul Ahsan and Justice KM Kamrul Kader gave the time to the Green Line owner.
Md Alauddin, the bus company owner, handed over the cheque for Tk 5 lakh to Russell Sarkar in the courtroom in the afternoon.
Earlier in the day, the High Court has asked him to give some portion of the compensation by this (Wednesday) afternoon.
On April 4, the same bench gave the bus company time till April 10 to pay Tk 50 lakh to Russell Sarkar.