A person on Friday was killed in a road crash in Chandpur’s Matlab Dakkhin upazila, on the day of his son’s marriage.
The deceased was identified as Abul Bakaul, 65, of Uttor Nagda village of the upazila.
After Jummah, Abul went to buy sweets for his son’s wedding when in Dagarpur area a three wheeler collided head-on with the battery powered auto-bike carrying him.
He was rushed to the Chandpur General Hospital by his son and locals where he died in the afternoon.
Later that evening after the funeral of his father Rubel Bakaul got married.
By Saturday it became a matter of common gossip in the village.
Neighbor Jilani Talukder said that the limited scale wedding ceremony took place on the decision of both families.
Matlab Dakkhin Police Station Officer-in-charge Mohammad Mohiuddin Mia said no one from the family had informed the police and there was no complaint.
However, police were sent to the spot, on information, he said