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Child killed in Meherpur road crash

 Meherpur Correspondent

 Published: 06:37 PM, 27 January 2020  

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A child was killed as she was hit by a motorcycle while crossing a road in Gangni, Meherpur. The accident took place at the Ikuri area of the Upazila on Monday afternoon.

The deceased Zeba Khatun was the daughter of Jasim Uddin of the same village and a third-grade student of a local Primary School.

Gangni Police Station OC Obaidur Rahman said that Zeba was crossing a road at the Ikuri area. She was seriously injured when a motorcycle lost control and hit her. Locals rescued her and took her to the Upazila Health Complex where doctors declared her dead.

He added that motorcyclist Haque Saheb was taken into police custody from the spot. He is a resident of Keshabpur village in Alamdanga Upazila of Chuadanga.