Minor killed in road accident
A six-year-old boy was killed in a road accident in Kamarkhanda upazila of Sirajganj on Thursday morning.
Deceased Tajim was the son of Md Saiful Islam, a resident of Bagbari village under Jhaoil union in the upazila.
Quoting the locals, Bangabandhu Bridge West Police Station officer in-charge Syed Shahid Alam said a truck ran over Tajim when he along with his mother was collecting straw from a road beside NDP office on the Dhaka-Sirajganj highway around 11:30am, leaving him dead on the spot.
The body was handed over to the deceased's family, the OC added.