BRT girder tragedy: 5 bodies handed over to relatives...

BRT girder tragedy: 5 bodies handed over to relatives

 Staff Correspondent daily-bangladesh.com

 Published: 06:23 PM, 16 August 2022   Updated: 07:43 PM, 16 August 2022

BRT girder tragedy: 5 bodies handed over to relatives- Photo: Collected

BRT girder tragedy: 5 bodies handed over to relatives- Photo: Collected

The bodies of 5 people, including a child, who were crushed to death after a segment of a box girder of Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) project fell from a crane on a car in Dhaka's Uttara area yesterday (August 15, 2022), have been handed over to their relatives after post-mortem.

The dead bodies were handed over to the relatives after the post-mortem at Shaheed Suhrawardy Medical College Hospital morgue in three freezing ambulances at 5:30 pm on Tuesday.

The relatives said that the bodies of the remaining four people except Rubel will be taken to Jamalpur. There, Rubel's son Hridoy's wife's mother, aunt, and two children.

Five people, including a child, were killed and two others were injured when a segment of a box girder of Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) project fell from a crane on a car in Capital's Uttara on Monday afternoon.

The deceased are Ayub Ali Hossain Rubel (55), Fahima Akhtar (38), Jharna Akhtar (27), Jharna Akhtar's two children Jannatul (6) and Zakaria (4).

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