Monday, 2 October, 2023

Cop crushed to death by train

GAZIPUR: A policeman was crushed under the wheels of a train in Gazipur’s Tongi area on Tuesday, reports UNB.

The deceased was identified as Abdul Baten, a constable of Tongi Railway police outpost. He was a resident of Shahjadpur thana in Sirajganj district.

Choton Sharma, in-charge of Tongi Railway police outpost, said Baten slipped and fell under the wheels of the train while getting into Sirajganj Express train for goring to Dhaka for treatment on Tuesday.

He was rushed to Shaheed Ahsan Ullah Master General Hospital where doctors declared him dead on arrival, Sharma added.