A man seeking visa was killed under the wheels of a running train at Bornally rail-crossing under Boalia Police station in the city today, police said.
The deceased was identified as Rabu Islam, 45, son of late Ershad Ali of Lalitnagar Machranga village under Godagari Upazila of the district. In the early morning, he came to the city for collecting visa to visit India, reports BSS.
Some eyewitnesses told the journalists that Rabu met the tragic incident while he was trying to cross the railway track just before arrival of a commuter train at around 10.30 am.
Hasanur Rahman, nephew of the victim, told BSS that Rabu was trying to get visa since this early morning but failed today.