POST TIME: 20 June, 2018 00:00 00 AM
JCD man killed, 11 hurt in road crash

JCD man killed, 11 hurt in road crash

Cumilla: An activist of Jatiyatabadi Chhatra Dal  was killed and 11 others were seriously injured in a road crash on Dhaka-Chattogram highway at Amirabad in Daudkandi of Cumilla yesterday afternoon. The deceased was identified as Jewel Kumar Prodhan, an activist of Bangladesh Jatiyatabadi Chhatra Dal.

The in-charge of Gouripur Police outpost Sub-Inspector Abdun Nur said the accident took place while a microbus and two motorcycles of a motorcade of BNP standing committee member and former minister Dr Khandaker Mosharraf Hossain were hit by a Dhaka-bound passenger bus.

Mosharraf, who was going to attend a wedding programme at Muhammadpur area of the upazila, was unhurt. The SI said eight among the injured were admitted to Dhaka Medical Collage Hospital and the three others were in local hospital.

Meanwhile, a total of 37 people were killed and 38 others were injured in separate road accidents across the country over the past four days starting from last Friday, the day before Eid-ul-Fitr.