One killed in Khulna road mishap
A youth was killed and two others were injured on Saturday morning in a road mishap in Rupsha upazila of Khulna.
The deceased was identified as Robiul Sheikh, 33, son of Mokbul Sheikh, a resident of Ashashuni upazila in Satkhira. Mokbul was an employee of BRAC at Charvanga branch in Shariatpur.
The accident took place around 11.00am when a truck smashed him on the Khulna-Bagerhat highway in Jabusha area, said Md Robiul Islam, officer-in-charge of Khulna Highway Police.
Earlier, a gas cylinder loaded pick-up van knocked a rickshaw-van from behind which carried Robiul and two passengers on the highway, the OC said.
Robiul was going to his office after Eid vacation, the OC said adding two injured persons were admitted to Khulna Medical college Hospital (KMCH).
Police seized the truck and filed a case with Rupsha police station in this connection.