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Student killed in Sirajganj road crash, road blockade

 Sirajganj Correspondent daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 09:51 AM, 21 March 2019   Updated: 02:50 PM, 21 March 2019

Photo: Daily Bangladesh

Photo: Daily Bangladesh

A college student was killed on Thursday morning as a covered-van ran over him in Kamarkhand, Sirajganj.  

The deceased was identified as Hridoy, son of Haider Ali of Bhadraghat Bazar village and an HSC candidate of Dhukuria Abdul Hamid Technical College. 

Officer-in-Charge (OC) of Kamarkhanda Police Station Habibul Islam said, "A covered-van carrying chemical of ACI Agro Ltd Company ran over three pedestrians at 7:30 am at the west side of Bhadraghat Bazar. Hridoy killed on the spot. Two pedestrians were injured in this incident.” 

The locals arrested the vehicle and set fire on it and blockade the road.

Sirajganj Fire Service Assistant Director Abdul Hamid said that the covered-van’s fire was under control for one hour.

Later, the movement of the vehicle was normal at 9:00 am.  

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