Ex MP’s son among three killed in road accidents
Published : Wednesday, 12 June, 2019 at 12:00 AM Count : 783
At least three people, including son of former lawmaker Reza Ahmed Bachchu Mollah, were killed in road accidents in the capital and Chandpur on Tuesday
The victims are Akib Reza, 23, son of former MP Reza Ahmed Bachchu, Emran Hossain, 34, a bank official and son of Md Tajul Islam of Hajiganj municipality area, and his niece
Fatema Akhter, 10, daughter of Alamgir Hossain.
Akib Reza was a second year BBA student at a private university in Dhaka.
Sohel Reza, paternal uncle of the deceased, said Akib returned to their Mohammadpur residence from Kushtia by a night coach in the morning. But, he mistakenly left his bag in the bus and came out of home to bring the bag from Kalyanpur bus counter.
But a goods-laden truck ran over his motorbike near to Suhrawardy Medical College Hospital, leaving him dead on the spot.
The body of Akib will be taken to Kushtia by a helicopter and his burial will be held at Taragunia Graveyard followed by a namaz e Janaza after Asr prayers, Sohel Reza added.
Our Chandpur Correspondent reported that two people were killed as a bus crashed into an auto-rickshaw at Gabtali in Sadar upazila on Tuesday morning.
The deceased were identified as Emran Hossain, 34, a bank officer and son of Md Tajul Islam of Hajiganj municipality, and his niece Fatema Akhter, 10, daughter of Alamgir Hossain.
The bus hit the Chandpur-bound auto-rickshaw around 6:30 am, leaving Emran dead on the spot and three passengers, including Fatema, injured.
The injured were taken to Chandpur General Hospital where the doctors referred Fatema to Dhaka Medical College Hospital. She died on the way to Dhaka, said Rezaul karim, sub-inspector of Chandpur Model Police Station.