Tuesday, 28 September, 2021
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Former captain of Bagerhat cricket team killed in road accident

A former captain of Bagerhat district cricket team was killed  in a road accident on Mazar-Muniganj road in Kuliadair area of Bagerhat Sadar upazila on Saturday.

The deceased was identified as Rezwanul Islam Ridu, 36,son of Sheikh Abdur Razzak of Badekarapara village in Sadar upazila.

Bagerhat Sadar Model Police Station officer-in-Charge (OC) KM Azizul Islam said, when Rezwanul  was returning home from Jatrapur in a motorcycle a goods-laden truck coming from the opposite direction hit it, leaving the Rezwanul  injured .

He was rushed to Bagerhat Sadar Hospital where doctors declared him dead, he said

The truck was seized but the driver and the helper managed to flee.

Preparations are underway to file a case, the OC said.