Three people including a recommended Bangladesh Civil Service (BCS) cadre were killed and two more injured in separate road accidents in Dhamrai and Savar of Dhaka on Thursday, police said. Two of the deceased were identified as the 41st BCS recommended cadre Md Rubel Parvez and also a former student of Jahangirnagar University and Md Abdul Mannan, a resident of Manikganj. Savar BNP president Saifuddin arrested The identities of other deceased and injured could not be known. Police and witnesses said two buses of ‘Selfie Paribahan’ coming to Dhaka from Manikganj raced to overtake each other on the Dhaka-Aricha Highway, causing the accident. One of the buses knocked down three people including Rubel and Mannan who were waiting for a bus at Dhamrai Thana Stand in the morning, leaving one of them dead on the spot and two others critically injured, they said. 80 tola of gold looted from 3 Savar jewellery shops One of the injured succumbed to his injuries on the way to Dhamrail Upazila Health Complex, said Savar Highway Police Station’s Officer-in-charge Sheikh Abul Hasan. Enraged by the incident, students of Jahangirnagar University seized at least 25 buses of the Selfie Paribahan from the morning to afternoon, the OC said, adding that they brought the situation under control later. 7 youths burnt in Savar fire On the other hand, a father and his son riding on a motorbike hit a pickup van from behind after losing control in front of Jahangirnagar University, leaving the son dead on the spot and the father injured around noon.
A mother and her daughter were killed in a head-on collision between a CNG autorickshaw and a truck in Noakhali's Subarnachar upazila on Friday noon. Two people including the CNG driver sustained injuries in the accident. Save the Children extends operation area to Noakhali’s Subarnachar, Begumganj The accident occurred at Daroga intersection adjacent to Atkapalia Bazar of Char Jubilee Union on Sonapur-Chairman Road. The deceased were identified as Shilpi Akhter, 30, and her 2-year-old daughter Sharmin, wife and daughter respectively of Shukkur of Purba Charjabbar village in Charwapada union of the upazila. Greater Noakhali people stage demo in city protesting Annie’s arrest Injured Md Faruk, 30, son of late Ayub Ali of Charjabbar village in the upazila and Md Abdullah, 30, son of Md Mostafa of the same village, are now receiving treatment at Subarnachar Upazila Health Complex. The accident occurred when a Sonpur-bound CNG-run auto rickshaw collided head-on with a truck coming from opposite direction in the area around 11:45am this morning , leaving Sharmin dead on the spot and three passengers of the CNG injured, said Aminul Islam, Sub-Inspector (SI) of Char Jabbar Police Station. PM mourns death of Noakhali AL leader Mahmudur Rahman The injured were taken to Subarnachar Upazila Health Complex, where doctors declared the mother dead. Police seized the truck and CNG from the spot, he added. Legal action will be taken upon receiving a written complaint, SI Aminul said.
A 60-year-old man was killed in a road accident at Paturia's Ferryghat area in Shibaloy upazila of Manikganj. The accident occurred around 12 noon on Saturday (November 26) . 12 hurt as bus falls into ditch in Manikganj The deceased was identified as Rafiqul Islam , a resident of Khorshedpur area of Kushtia's Kumarkhali upazila . Anwar Hossain , Sub-Inspector (SI) of Shibaloy Police Station, said Rafiqul Islam was walking through ghat number 5 to get on the ferry. Primary school set on fire in Manikganj's Ghior Suddenly , a truck hit him, leaving him seriously injured. Locals rescued him and took him to Shibaloy Upazila Health Complex where doctors declared him dead upon arrival. The body was sent to Manikganj District Hospital morgue for an autopsy, added the officer . BNP leaders, activists clash with police in Manikganj; 10 injured, 5 arrested Police seized the truck but its driver managed to flee. A case was registered at Shibaloy police station in this regard, said the SI.
Two motorcyclists were killed when a pick-up van hit their motorbike on Chattogram-Cox’s Bazar Highway in Satkania upazila of Chattogram district on Sunday. The deceased were identified as Manmat Boiragi, 35, son of Swachindra Nath of Barishal district and Arif Hossain, 33, son of Yunus Ali of Chapainawabganj district. Read: Cops, journalists among 10 injured during BNP-police clash in Sunamganj Khan Mohammad Irfan, officer-in-charge of Dohazari Highway Police Station, said the accident occurred near Dream House Community Centre around 11:30 am when the fish-laden pick-up van hit the motorbike coming from the opposite direction, leaving one motorcyclist dead on the spot and another injured. The injured died on the way to a local hospital. Read: 2 minor cousins drown in Narayanganj pond Two motorcyclists met the tragic death while heading towards Lohagarah from their Satkania residence. Police seized the pick-up van but could not arrest the driver.
Two people were killed when a Dhaka-bound bus smashed into a road divider on Bangabandhu Expressway in Munshiganj's Srinagar upazila Friday morning, police said. The identities of the deceased could not be known immediately. Gas supply to remain off for 12 hours in parts of Narayanganj, Munshiganj Tuesday Seven others were injured in the incident. Five of them have been admitted to the hospital with serious injuries. Abdullah Al Tayabir, officer-in-charge of Srinagar police station, said the speeding bus lost control at around 7:15 am on Friday and collided with the road divider. Two workers electrocuted in Munshiganj jute mill OC Abdullah said the bus was seized from the accident spot. However, the driver of the bus is still absconding. Inspector Mahfuz Riben of Srinagar Fire Station said the injured were rescued from the bus and taken to Srinagar Health Complex where doctors declared two passengers dead. 3 dead as bus crashes into broken-down truck in Munshiganj
A 15-year-old boy was shot dead by the Indian Border Security Force (BSF) while he was cutting grass at Diar Manikchak border in Godagari upazila of Rajshahi on Thursday. The deceased was Samirul Islam alias Samiul of Barinagar village of Char Ashariadah union of the upazila. The incident happened at the border on Thursday morning. 2 trucks torched in Rajshahi, Bogura Locals said, Samiul went to cut grass on the land near Diyar Manikchak border around 9:30 am. At that time, BSF soldiers of Char Ashariadah outpost on the Indian border fired three rounds at Samirul. He died on the spot. Commander of 53 Battalion Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) Lt Col Nahid Hossain said the visited the spot in the afternoon after receiving information about the incident. The body was later recovered. Crude bombs found near Rajshahi Rail Station gate defused Ashraful Haque Bhola, chairman of Char Ashariadah UP said, “There is a barbed wire fence on the border of the area. There are sometimes warnings not to let anyone go near the barbed wire fence. However, Samirul was cutting grass 150 yards inside Bangladesh from the zero line of the border. The BSF opened fire in a completely provocative manner. When they see someone approaching the barbed wire of the border, they shoot.” Gynecologist ‘picked up’ by police in Rajshahi; shown arrested in explosive case Atiqul Islam, Godagari Upazila Nirbahi Officer (UNO) , said , BGB members recovered the body of the boy. The body will be handed over to the family and necessary action will be taken in this regard according to the law.
A 20-year-old youth who was injured during a dispute with a battery-run autorickshaw driver over a fare died in Sylhet on Wednesday. The deceased was identified as Nazim Uddin (20) of Patni village of Rustumpur union of Gowainghat upazila in Sylhet. The driver of the autorickshaw has been identified as Saleh Ahmed (55) of Baraghosa village of Rustumpur union of the upazila. Sylhet Dutch Bangla ATM booth theft: 3 held, Tk 18 lakh recovered It is known that Nazim Uddin got down in front of Patni Private Primary School on Bangabir-Hadarpar Road around midnight and paid Tk 5 to Saleh Ahmed. At that time, Saleh Ahmed demanded Tk 10 as a fare, and both of them got involved in an argument over it. At one point, Saleh hit Nazim on the neck with the bamboo and fled the spot. Over 250 BNP, Jamaat fellows sued in 2 cases over clash with Chhatra League, police in Sylhet Later, Nazim's parents and relatives rescued him and took him to Sylhet Osmani Medical College Hospital for treatment, where he died around 4:00 am on Wednesday. Gowainghat Police Station Officer-in-Charge (OC) KM Nazrul Islam visited the spot with a police team. SUST student found dead in Sylhet Two teams of Gowainghat Police are conducting raids to arrest the accused. The body of the deceased was sent to the morgue, said the OC.
An activist of Sramik League was allegedly killed in an attack by the leaders and activists of BNP during the nationwide dawn-to-dusk hartal at Mahendranagar in Sadar upazila of Lalmonirhat district on Sunday. The deceased was identified as Jahangir Hossain, 50, an activist of Gokunda unit Sramik League and son of Azizar Rahman of the area. Witnesses said local leaders and activists of Awami League and its associate bodies brought out a procession against the daylong hartal in the morning. With 463 mandaps, Lalmonirhat gearing up for Durga Puja celebrations When the procession reached Burirbazar Mosque area, police obstructed them. At one stage, some BNP men started throwing bricks targeting police and Awami League men, initiating a chase and counter chase. 2 of family electrocuted in Lalmonirhat Later, some BNP men beat up Jahangir and stabbed him with a sharp weapon, leaving him injured, they said. Jahangir was taken to Rangpur Medical College and Hospital where the doctors declared him dead, said Omar Faruk, officer-in-charge of Sadar Police Station. 60-year-old man dies as train hits him in Lalmonirhat Two activists of Awami League were also injured in the attack and they were undergoing treatment at the hospital. No complaint has been lodged yet, said the OC.
A youth was killed after being hit by a train on Baral railway bridge in Natore's Bagatipara upazila on Monday. The identity of the deceased, aged around 25, couldn’t be known yet. Read: Gas cylinder blast in fishing trawler in Cox’s Bazar: One dies at CMCH, 8 battling for lives Railway line man Abdul Aziz said the Uttara Express train hit him at 10 am when it was crossing the rail bridge. The body was recovered by Ishwardi GRP police. Read: Woman found hanging in Sirajganj
A man was killed and four others were injured in a mob beating in Sadar upazila of Jashore early Thursday. The deceased, Masud Rana, 38, was son of Sohrab Molla of Kefayatnagar village under the Sadar upazila. Read: Illegal arms factory busted in Chattogram hill: 2 held The injured Israfil Hossain, 20, Sajeeb, 20, Sumon Hossain, 22, and Moinuddin, 20, are residents of several villages in the upazila. Locals said someone using loudspeakers announced that a gang of robbers were taking drugs at the house of one Zulfiqar Gazi’s father-in-law at Gaidgachi village and sought help from villagers. Read:Man killed in lynch-mob attack in Faridpur Responding to the call, villagers rushed to the house and beat up the five people, leaving Masud dead on the spot. Tajul Islam, officer-in-charge of Kotwali Model Police Station, said the injured are now undergoing treatment in Sadar and other hospitals. Read: 2 ‘robbers’ killed in Habiganj lynch-mob attack The body was sent to Sadar Hospital morgue for autopsy, he said, adding that a process was underway to file a case in this connection. The OC the reason behind the incident will be known upon investigation.