2 killed in Gopalganj road accidents
Two people, including a minor boy, were killed in separate road accidents in Kashiani and Tungipara upazilas of Gopalganj district on Thursday afternoon.
The deceased were identified as Riad Kazi, 7, son of Zafar Kazi, a resident of Ratil village in Kashiani upazila and Saiful Islam, 45, hailed from Bagerhat district.
Kashiani Police Station officer in-charge (OC) Azizur Rahman said an auto-rickshaw hit Riad while crossing a road in Khayerhat Jalpar area, leaving him critically injured.
He was taken to Kashiani Upazila Health Complex where the on-duty doctor declared him dead.
Meanwhile, a passenger bus rammed into a motorcycle on which Saiful was riding in Singripara in Tungipara upazila, leaving him dead on the spot, Tungipara Police Station OC ASM Nasim said.