Child crushed under train in Habiganj...

Dhaka, Wednesday   20 October 2021

Child crushed under train in Habiganj

 Habiganj Correspondent

 Published: 04:24 PM, 28 September 2021  

Child crushed under train in Habiganj

Child crushed under train in Habiganj

A child was crushed to death under the wheels of a running train at Laskarpur rail crossing in Habiganj on Tuesday afternoon.

The deceased was identified as Minhaj Mia, son of Murad Mia of Laskarpur area.

Murad Mia, the father of the deceased, said that Minhaj's grandfather was fishing in a pond near our house. At that time Minhaj was playing on the side of the railway line. At one stage of playing, a train from Dhaka to Sylhet hit Minhaj leaving him seriously injured. He was immediately rescued and taken to Habiganj Sadar Modern Hospital where the duty doctor declared him dead.

Habiganj Sadar Modern Hospital Residential Medical Officer Mithun Roy said the child was seriously injured in the train collision and died before he was taken to the hospital.

Habiganj Sadar Model Police OC Masuk Ali said the body was recovered and sent to the morgue for autopsy.