Airport Road Crash

Charges to be pressed against six this week

Staff Correspondent

4 September, 2018 12:00 AM printer

Detective Branch (DB) of Dhaka Metropolitan Police (DMP) is going to submit a charge sheet before a Dhaka court by this week, accusing six people over the death of two college students in a road accident at Airport Road in the capital.

Inspector Kazi Shariful Islam of Detective Branch of police is investigating the case filed over a road accident that left two students dead at Kurmitola in the capital on July 29.

The police investigation into the deadly crash of a bus of Jabal-e-Noor Paribahan, which triggered a violent student demonstration across the country, is at the final stage.

Abdul Baten, joint commissioner of the DB, told reporters on Monday, said “The charge sheet will be submitted against Masum Billah, Zobair Sumon, and Sohag – drivers of three buses of Jabaj-e-Noor Paribahan, two helpers – Enayet and Ripon, and Noor Shahadat Hossain, owner of the bus that killed the two students.”

On July 29, two students of Shaheed Ramiz Uddin Cantonment College — Abdul Karim alias Rajib Uddin, 18, and Dia Khanam Mim, 17 — were run over and killed by a bus of Jabal-e-Noor Paribahan on the Airport Road.