CHATTOGRAM: A madrasha student was killed and five others were injured in separate road accidents at two upazilas in the district on Sunday.
The deceased was identified as Nazmul Islam, 13, son of Nazrul Islam of village Huline under Patiya upazila in the district. Identities of the injured could not be known.In-charge (IC) Md Mizanur Rahman of Patiya highway police outpost said Nazmul was killed when a speedy local bus hit his bicycle from behind in Nayahat area around 12:45pm.
The accident left the madrasha student injured critically, he said.
Nazmul was rushed to Upazila Health Complex where physicians declared him dead, the IC said.
On the other hand, five persons sustained injuries when a city-bound passenger bus from Banshkhali upazila knocked a CNG-run auto-rickshaw carrying them in Kalabibir Dighi area under Anwara upazila around 9:30am, said Officer-in-Charge (OC) Md Dulal Ahmed of the Anwara Police Station.
One of the injured was sent to Chittagong Medical College Hospital (CMCH) while rest others to Anwara Upazila Health Complex, he added.