2 Panchagarh prison guards killed in road crash
Two guards of Panchagarh district jail were killed in a road accident in Sadar upazila on Wednesday afternoon.
The deceased were identified as Mehedi Hasan Moon,22, son of Abdul Momin of Parbatipur in Dinajpur, and Utpal Chandra Roy,22, son of Satyendranath Roy of Peerganj in Thakurgaon.
Police and witnesses said a motorcycle, carrying the two prison guards, collided head on with a tractor while the rider tried to overtake a bus in Rajali Khalpara area, leaving the duo dead on the spot.
District jailer M Shahiqul Islam confirmed the deaths.
But, he could not confirm why the two guards went outside with a motorcycle