Eminent singer Khurshid Alam has been flown to Dhaka after he was injured in a road accident in Bogura town early Saturday.
The Ekushey Padak winner was undergoing treatment at Bogura Shaheed Ziaur Rahman Medical College Hospital before being flown to Dhaka by air ambulance.
Khurshid Alam was admitted to Green Life Medical College and Hospital around 2:30 pm.
Earlier, the prominent singer was injured when a truck hit his private car on Dhaka-Rangpur highway at Jhupgari in Bogura district early Saturday.
The truck rammed the private car carrying the singer around 3am while he was returning to hotel after attending a reception programme, leaving him and one of his fans Khokon injured, said his brother.
Later, the injured were admitted to Bogura Shaheed Ziaur Rahman Medical College Hospital.
Doctor Sushanto Kumarof Neuro Medicine Department of the hospital said that Khurshid Alam’s five teeth have been broken and he has also received injuries on his head.
Khurshid Alam was conferred the Ekushey Padak in 2018 and the Lifetime Achievement Award at the 12th Channel i Music Awards (2017) for his contributions to Bangladeshi film music.