Alexa Lawyer killed in Cumilla road crash

Dhaka, Wednesday   21 August 2019


Lawyer killed in Cumilla road crash

 Cumilla Correspondent

 Published: 11:58 AM, 14 August 2019   Updated: 04:27 PM, 14 August 2019



Two people, including a lawyer, were killed in a road accident at Bhaber Char in Munshiganj. Two others were injured in the accident.

The deceased were — Advocate Farid Uddin Ahmed, a resident of Debidwar Upazila of Cumilla, and two-year-old Masruka, daughter of Farid’s son. 

Advocate Farid, who was injured in an accident, died on Tuesday at around 8:15 pm while undergoing treatment at a private hospital in Dhaka. Farid’s wife and son were taken to Dhaka Medical College Hospital (DMCH) in critical condition after the accident.

Confirming the incident, Gias Uddin, a BNP leader of  Debidwar Upazila said,  “Farid was returning to Dhaka with five members of the family by microbus after celebrating Eid in Mohammadpur village of Debidwar. When the vehicle reached the area, a truck hit the microbus.”

“Masruka Akhter, daughter of Farid’s son, was killed on the spot. During this, Farid Uddin Ahmed, his wife, and son were critically injured,” he also said adding, “Advocate Farid died at the capital’s Square Hospital at around 8:15 pm after locals rescued them. The victim’s wife and son were admitted to DMCH. Their condition is also alarming.”