Keraniganj, Jan 28 (UNB) – Two siblings were killed and their father was injured when a truck hit a motorbike at Rajendrapur Mollar Pool in South Keraniganj here on Monday.
The deceased are Afifa AkterAfrin, 13, a class VI student and her brother Afsar Ahmed, 10, a class IV student of Hasnabad Cosmopolitan School and College and children of Mohammad Dalim of the area.
Shah Zaman, officer-in-charge of South Keraniganj Police station, said the accident took place around 1 pm when the truck rammed the motorbike carrying Dalim and his children while they were returning home from school, leaving the duo dead on the spot and Dalim injured.
The injured was taken to a local hospital.
On information, police recovered the bodies and sent those to Sir Salimullah Medical College and Hospital morgue for autopsy.
Police seized the truck but could not arrest its driver as he managed to flee the scene.
Chuadanga, Jan 28 (UNB) – A Bangladeshi youth was found dead inside Indian territory near Nastipur border in Damurhuda upazila on Monday morning.
The deceased was identified as Omidul Islam, 33, son of Abdul Malek of Nastipur village.
Union Parishad chairman Golam Jakaria, local Union Parishad Chairman, said that farmers spotted body at Bijoynagar in Indian side, 100 yards off Bangladesh border, in the morning and informed Border Guard of Bangladesh(BGB).
Later, Indian Police of Krishnanagar thana took away the body, he said.
On information, members of BGB visited the spot and held a meeting with Indian Border Security Force(BSF) around 11:30am to bring back the body, said LT Com Imam Hasan, commanding officer of BGB-6 battalion.
Sukumar Biswas, officer-in-charge of Damurhuda model police station, said that Omidul was accused in several drug and smuggling cases. He might have killed by rivals over smuggling related dispute.
Victim’s father said Omidul went out of house on Sunday evening after receiving a phone call and did not return home at night.