Two SSC examinees were killed another candidate and a freedom fighter injured in a motorcycle accident in Chandpur on Tuesday night.
The deceased were identified as Shanto (17) and Ashik (17) of Nurul Haque High School.
Quoting locals, Chandpur Model Police Station Officer-in-Charge (Investigation), Sujan Kanti Barua, said, the motorcycle carrying Shanto, Ashik, and Sajjad hit Nazrul Islam on Chandpur-Cumilla road in Mahamaya area at 11:00pm, all three fell on the road, leaving Shanto dead on the spot.
Sajjad, Ashik, and Nazrul Islam were taken to Chandpur Government General Hospital in critical condition by the locals. Later doctor of the hospital transferred them to Dhaka Medical College and Hospital (DMCH) but Ashik died on the way to Dhaka,” the OC said.
Police recovered Shanto's body and Ashik's body has been handed over to his family, said the OC, adding that injured Nazrul and Sajjad are undergoing treatment in Dhaka.